ID numberART25896
Collection typeArt
Title2" mortar in action
MeasurementOverall: 38.1 x 50.8 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerHodgkinson, Frank
Place madeBorneo: Balikpapan
Date made1945
Physical descriptionpencil on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionMembers of 7 Platoon, "A" Company, 2/33rd Australian Infantry Battalion man a 2" mortar on Acid Feature, Balikpapan. The capture of Acid Feature marked the conclusion of the main offensive of 25th Australian Infantry Brigade against the Japanese force astride Milford Highway, since it was outside the perimeter laid down in the planning of operation "OBOE TWO", Balikpapan.