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ID number ART26459
Title From the officer's ward, Changi Hospital
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Griffin, Murray
Place made Singapore: Changi
Date made 1945
Medium pen and ink and wash over pencil on paper
Measurement Overall: 19.1 x 24.1 cm

Description

The buildings in the foreground were, before the war, quarters for Officers of the British Regiments garrisoning Singapore and now in use as a hospital for officer prisoner-of-war. The buildings and tower in the background is Changi Gaol, which, before the war, was a native civilian goal.