On the boat deck, HMT Duntroon

Place Asia: Singapore
Accession Number ART24400
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 18.3 x 24.5 cm
Object type Work on paper
Physical description pen and watercolour on paper
Maker Abbott, Harold
Place made Singapore
Date made September 1945
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


Members of 2 Australian Prisoner of War (POW) reception group travelled to Singapore aboard HMT Duntroon to establish reception camps for Australian prisoners of war released from Japanese prison camps. Here, the personnel are shown relaxing on deck.