Converted fishing trawler as minesweeper

Place Oceania: New Guinea, Papua New Guinea, Papua, Port Moresby
Accession Number ART29970
Collection type Art
Measurement sheet: 18 x 27 cm
Object type Work on paper
Physical description black pencil on paper
Maker Ashton, Richard
Place made New Guinea: Papua New Guinea, Papua, Port Moresby
Date made 4 March 1942
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright

Item copyright: AWM Licensed copyright

Description

A fishing trawler which was converted for use as a Minesweeper is depicted in the waters near Port Moresby, New Guinea.