Selerang AIF PW area
ID numberART26512
Collection typeArt
TitleSelerang AIF PW area
MeasurementOverall: 36.3 x 46.8cm.
Object typeDrawing
MakerGriffin, Murray
Place madeSingapore: Changi
Date made1943
Physical descriptionbrush and brown ink and wash over pencil on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionAs seen from Barrack Squares building. In the foreground are the men's Mess huts. In the right middle distance, the Convalescent Depot. In the distance may be seen the Straits of Johore and 'Southern Area'. Centre right is wooden tower built by the Japanese. The one AIF motor ambulance allowed by the Japanese can be seen left centre. A sweeping view of the Selarang Barracks compound where the AIF prisoners of war were housed for the majority of their time in captivity.