|Measurement||Overall: 70.4 x 55.2 cm|
|Physical description||oil on canvas on hardboard|
|Place made||Australia: New South Wales, Sydney|
Second World War, 1939-1945
Item copyright: External copyright
Pilot Officer Rawdon Middleton
Portrait of Flight Sergeant Rawdon Hume Middleton, VC, RAAF wearing B-type flying helmet, oxygen mask and Ervin jacket. He was promoted to Pilot Officer posthumously. 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.