ID numberART27000
Collection typeArt
TitleLieutenant Colonel Sir Albert Coates
MeasurementOverall: 101.4 x 76 cm
Object typePainting
MakerGriffin, Murray
Place madeAustralia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made1956
Physical descriptionoil on hardboard
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionDepicts a portrait of Lieutenant Colonel Sir Albert Ernest Coates, Kt, OBE, MD, MS, FRCS, Medical Officer, 8th Australian Division ex-prisoner of war of the Japanese. Australian Army Medical Corps (AAMC) was appointed as Chief Medical Officer. At its peak the camp contained 7,353 POWs. Burma Thailand Railway: Nakom Paton.