Wing Commander J. Alexander C.O., No.10 Squadron

Accession Number ART93420
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 45.5 x 38.0 cm
Object type Painting
Physical description oil on wood panel
Maker Colahan, Colin
Place made United Kingdom: England, Greater London, London
Date made c.1942
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright Item copyright: © Australian War Memorial
Creative Commons License This item is licensed under CC BY-NC

This is a portrait of Air Commodore James Alexander OBE (b.3 April 1907), service number O319 (1343, 44). It was painted by official war artist, Colin Colahan, when Alexander held the position of Commanding Officer of the No.10 Squadron, Royal Australian Air Force.