A.A. lookout, Red Sea [Donald Hambleton-Johnson and Reginald Ward]

Place Oceans: Indian Ocean, Red Sea
Accession Number ART22053
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 65.4 x 48.5 cm
Object type Drawing
Physical description black and sanguine crayon with blue wash heightened with white
Maker Dargie, William
Place made Indian Ocean: Red Sea
Date made April 1942
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright Item copyright: © Australian War Memorial
Creative Commons License This item is licensed under CC BY-NC

Depicts Reginald Ward DX621 (N76513) standing, Donald Hambleton Johnson QX18024 2/25th Battalion, 2 A.I.F, part of superstructure of ships during the voyage to Australia of H.M.T "Felix Roussel" a free French ship in company with US "Holbrook" and the Australian ship "Duntroon" that brought back Australian troops and nurses from the Middle East.