Historical information

As an official war artist, Dargie produced works in the Middle East, New Guinea, India and Burma. At war's end Dargie was sent to Greece to 'make good, the discrepancies in art coverage of the disastrous campaign that took place in 1941.'

Physical description

WWII Easel, working sketch (1942), trunk and officer's cap of William Dargie (VX 93433)

Inscriptions & markings

Trunk marked "Wanted on voyage".