Morning after all night patrol

Place Africa: Somalia
Accession Number ART90100
Collection type Art
Measurement Framed: 106.3 cm x 136.7 cm x 8 cm; Unframed: 89.6 cm x 120.2 cm
Object type Painting
Physical description oil on cotton
Maker Gittoes, George Noel
Place made Australia: New South Wales, Sydney, Bundeena
Date made 1993
Conflict Period 1990-1999
Somalia, 1992-1995
Copyright Item copyright: © Australian War Memorial
Creative Commons License This item is licensed under CC BY-NC

Depicts a number of peacekeepers sitting on the ground, with three Armoured Personnel Carriers in the background, cleaning their weapons, checking equipment, grooming, shaving and drinking. The men represented are members of the Royal Australian Regiment, 1st Battalion in Somalia. The men are engaged in routine activities at end of the patrol.