A.A.N.S embarking at Bombay

Place Asia: India, Bombay
Accession Number ART21017
Collection type Art
Measurement Framed: 57.9 cm x 62.8 cm; Unframed: 40.5 cm x 45.7 cm
Object type Painting
Physical description oil on canvas
Maker Norton, Frank
Place made India: Bombay
Date made 1942
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


Leaving the troopship SS "Laconia" which had brought the Australian Army Nurses from Suez to Bombay, troops of the A.I.F and members of the Australian Army Nursing Service transferred to three smaller ships. The picture shows troops and nursing Sisters embarking on "Katoomba" at Victoria Docks, Bombay, India.