A. A. and submarine lookout, Red Sea

Place Oceans: Indian Ocean, Red Sea
Accession Number ART23898
Collection type Art
Measurement overall: 44.1 x 46.3 cm; frame: 53.6 x 59.2 cm
Object type Painting
Physical description oil on canvas
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

Ack Ack and submarine lookout, Red Sea. The sketch was completed during Dargie's voyage to Australia aboard the HMT "Felix Roussel". This was a Free French ship which, in company of the US ship "Holbrook" and the Australian ship "Duntroon", bought back from the Middle East, Australian troops and nurses.