Wireless telegraphy operators

Place Oceania: New Guinea
Accession Number ART26775
Collection type Art
Measurement Framed: 46 cm x 58.6 cm x 6 cm; Unframed: 32 cm x 43.2 cm
Object type Painting
Physical description oil on hardboard
Maker Freedman, Harold
Place made New Guinea
Date made 1945
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright Item copyright: © Australian War Memorial
Creative Commons License This item is licensed under CC BY-NC
Description

Unidentified Wireless Telegraphy Operators, RAAF. During the Second World War Freedman enlisted in the RAAF and was appointed as a war artist attached to the RAAF Historical War Records Section and he worked here from 1944 to 1945, in Borneo, Noemfoor and around Australia.