Brigadier Harold Taylor
ID numberART26428
Collection typeArt
TitleBrigadier Harold Taylor
MeasurementOverall: 50 x 36.8 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerGriffin, Murray
Place madeSingapore: Changi
Date made1942
Physical descriptionpencil on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionCommander of 22nd Australian Infantry Brigade, Brigadier Harold Burfield Taylor, MC, VD (NX34724). Taylor had served in the First World War. When he was imprisoned in Changi, Taylor established and guided the education scheme, known as 'Changi University', which included courses on agriculture, medicine, engineering, debating, art (run by Murray Griffin), and was a popular and instructional past time.