ID number ART26445
Title Warrant Officer 1 Arthur Purdon
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Griffin, Murray (Artist)
Place made Singapore: Changi
Date made c 1942
Medium pencil on paper
Measurement overall: 50 x 36.8 cm

Description

Depicts a portrait of Warrant Officer Class 1 Arthur Henry Jason Purdon (NX67447), Regimental Quarter Master Sergeant, 2/30th Australian Infantry Battalion. Taken prisoner-of-war by the Japanese at the falll of Singapore.