ID number ART25918
Title Sharpening circular saws
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Dargie, William
Place made New Guinea: Aitape
Date made 1944
Medium pen and ink and coloured wash on paper
Measurement Overall: 46.8 x 61.8 cm; Image: 40.5 x 44.4 cm

Description

Shows personnel of 10 Works Saw Milling Unit, Royal Australian Air Force, sharpening circular saws used by the unit at Franby White's Saw Mill at Aitape. The unit was engaged in cutting logs into timber of required measurements for the construction of bridges, oil pipes line jetty, huts etc, New Guinea 1944.