Corvette silhouettes

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ID numberPR88/133.003
Collection typePrivate Record
TitleCorvette silhouettes
Measurement124mm x 208mm
Object typePhotograph
Place madeAustralia: Australian Capital Territory, Canberra
Date madec 1942-1943
DescriptionTechnical photograph taken by Lieutenant Frank Hinder while working as an artist with the Camouflage Research Unit, Dept of Home Security. Hinder used cut-out silhouettes of corvettes to determine the most effective method of naval camouflage. He used the pond behind the Hotel Canberra to carry out this research.