ID number ART30290
Title Port of Haifa
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Herbert, Harold
Place made British Mandate of Palestine: Haifa
Date made 1941
Medium pencil on wove paper
Measurement overall: 31.5 cm x 48.5 cm

Description

Depicts supply ships, service craft, barges and supply ships in the Port of Haifa, Palestine [now in Israel]. This drawing is part of a series produced about the Syria Campaign of 1941. The campaign involved Australian troops, mostly from the 7th Division, fighting alongside allied troops against the Vichy French in Syria and Lebanon.