Forestry group, Changi : grubbing
ID numberART26516
Collection typeArt
TitleForestry group, Changi : grubbing
MeasurementOverall: 27.8 x 21.4 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerGriffin, Murray
Place madeSingapore: Changi
Date made1944
Physical descriptionbrush and brown ink over pencil on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionDepicts Australian prisoners-of-war captured by the Japanese at Singapore, grubbing out rubber trees outside Changi Goal where they were quartered. The timber is used in the camp as firewood and for minor construction purposes. 8th Australian Division Forestry Unit, unidentified men grubbing out a tree for firewood.