ID number ART26203
Title Cartoon for Major Mollard's (2/24 Battalion) Story of Attack, Battle of El Alamein
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Dargie, William
Place made Australia: Queensland, North Queensland, Atherton Tableland, Atherton
Date made 1943
Medium pen, ink and wash on paper
Measurement Overall: 27.3 x 31.8 cm

Description

Several soldiers lay wounded in the foreground, while in the background a line of armed Australian soldiers advances forward. This is a sketch for the story, as told by Major K. F. Hollard, DSO, of the attack of Battle of El Alamein.