|Measurement||Overall: 81 cm x 63 cm; 105 cm x 86.8 cm x 7 cm with frame|
|Physical description||oil on hardboard|
|Place made||Singapore: Changi|
Second World War, 1939-1945
Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain
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Halt during the withdrawal from Bakri, January, 1942
Australian soldiers resting under a tree in the jungle at Bakri, Muar River, during the defence of Malaya and Singapore. The simple scene of two men resting under a large tree is intruded upon by the dead figures of their comrades lying near by.