ID number ART25903
Title Australian Infanteer mans PIAT Gun
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Hodgkinson, Frank (Artist)
Place made Borneo: Balikpapan
Date made 1945
Medium pencil on paper
Measurement Overall: 45.7 x 50.8 cm

Description

Members of "A" Company, 2/33rd Australian Infantry Battalion who took part in the fighting along Milford Highway, Balikpapan. The man in the foreground is firing a PIAT (Projector Infantry Anti Tank) gun, while the other watches for enemy snipers.