|Place||Oceania: Pacific Islands, Solomon Islands, Bougainville|
|Measurement||Overall: 40.6 x 45.7 cm; frame: 57.8 x 62.5 cm|
|Physical description||oil on canvas on wood panel|
|Place made||Pacific Islands: Solomon Islands, Bougainville|
Second World War, 1939-1945
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
This item is in the Public Domain
Dispersed in a cutting through the jungle, the bombs are conveyed to the airstrip for loading on the small trolleys and drawn by a tractor, seen right middle distance. A plane on the strip awaiting loading is seen in the background. The unit is one of the Royal New Zealand Air Force, Piva Airstrip, Bouganiville.