Melbourne Cup Day, 1942
Painting on timber, using earth pigments, depicting Melbourne Cup day, 1942 in a POW camp. The inscription appears to read Melbourne Cup POW Camp Tavoy 1942 "Bookmakers Standing". Notice the prisoners in Jockey colours being piggy backed in a race.


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Melbourne Cup Day, 1942

Painting on timber, using earth pigments, depicting Melbourne Cup day, 1942 in a POW camp. The inscription appears to read Melbourne Cup POW Camp Tavoy 1942 "Bookmakers Standing". Notice the prisoners in Jockey colours being piggy backed in a race.

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Filename:091127001.jpg
Album name:makan / Other
Keywords:091127a
Source:Photo courtesy of Bob GRIFFITHS and NX69322 - Pte. Frederick Wallis GRIFFITHS
Date:1942
Filesize:95 KiB
Date added:Nov 27, 2009
Dimensions:447 x 650 pixels
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URL:http://www.230battalion.org.au/Gallery/displayimage.php?pid=4468
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