ID number ART26472
Title POW Quarters, Selerang
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Griffin, Murray (Artist)
Place made Singapore: Changi, Selarang Barracks
Date made 1942
Medium watercolour over pencil on paper
Measurement Overall: 17.6 x 25.8 cm


Elegant but crowded and no mod cons. Selerang was near the famous Changi Gaol, another POW Camp. Both camps were occupied at various times by Australian prisoners-of-war. Buildings of Selarang Barracks, used to house the Australian prisoners of the Japanese.