ID numberART28729
Collection typeArt
TitleNot titled [POW scenes: a) Burial scene b) Native building c) Natives outside shop]
MeasurementOverall: 25.8 x 17.7 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerGriffin, Murray
Place made
  • Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
  • Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made1945-1946
Physical descriptionpen and ink over pencil, heightened with white on paper
CopyrightAWM Licensed copyright
DescriptionThree pen and ink drawings depicting scenes from Changi POW camp during the Second World War. The first depicts a number of Australian soldiers burying a fellow serviceman. The second is an example of the buildings around Changi. The third depicts a group of Malayan people standing outside a shop. These drawings were intended to be included in a book about the 8th Division AIF's experiences in Malaya.