'Hey Jude'

Place Oceania: Australia, Queensland, Canungra
Accession Number ART90152
Collection type Art
Measurement image: 12 x 10 cm
Object type Print
Physical description photo-etching on paper with zinc etching plate and leather
Maker McDuff, Jennifer
Place made Australia: Tasmania, Launceston
Date made 1992
Conflict Vietnam, 1962-1975

Item copyright: AWM Licensed copyright


Unidentified men of 6 Battalion Royal Australian Regiment at the Jungle Training Centre wait to board a helicopter. Two 'identity discs' made from the zinc etching plate hang beneath the main image. The work comments on the enduring impact of the war experience on soldiers and their families.