ID number ART26631
Title Hospital ship "Ramb IV" at Haifa
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Dargie, William (Artist)
Place made British Mandate of Palestine: Palestine
Date made 1942
Medium pastel on paper
Measurement Overall: 37.5 x 43.8 cm

Description

This hospital ship was seized from the Italians as a reprisal for the deliberate sinking of several of ours. This sketch was executed at the end of the trip on which she evacuated a large number of Australians from 2/3rd Australian Casualty Clearing Station, Beirut, were evacuated, Haifa, Palestine.