ID numberART26506
Collection typeArt
TitleMain yeast distribution centre, Selerang
MeasurementOverall: 36.9 x 49.9 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerGriffin, Murray
Place madeSingapore: Changi
Date made1942-1945
Physical descriptionpen and blue ink and black wash over pencil on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionThe yeast, at this time, was given as a small issue to everyone to help in the battle against malnutrition. Later, only the sick received it. It was made from rice polishings, sweet potatoes, sugar and hops supplied by the Japanese. Men collecting their issues for their units.