ART27570

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ID number ART27570
Title Attack on Japanese tanks on the Bakri-Parit Sulong Road
Collection Art
Object type Painting
Maker Griffin, Murray (Artist)
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, Heidelberg
Date made 1967
Medium oil on hardboard
Measurement Overall: 152.3 x 274.2 cm

Description

Reconstruction of action against Japanese tanks by 2/4th Anti Tank Regiment along Bakri-Parit Sulong Road. This was the scene of intense fighting by withdrawing Australian troops as the Japanese rapidly swept down the Malay Peninsula.