Joining the transport

Place Oceania: Australia, New South Wales, Sydney, Woolloomooloo
Accession Number ART30033
Collection type Art
Measurement sheet: 50.7 x 62.5 cm; image: 35 x 43.2 cm
Object type Work on paper
Physical description conte crayon and charcoal on paper
Maker Norton, Frank
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney
Date made 1941
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


Scene from the stern of HMT "Ile de France" alongside the Orient Line's wharf in Wooloomooloo Bay. Troops disembarkation from the ferry which has brought them down harbour from Stonewall. Kit-laden the men march along the wharf to the gangways while men, already on board, watch our for mates.