Historical information

Herman Bernhard SCHMIDT was a foundry owner in Queensland. He was interned and sent to Gaythorne internment camp for 6 months and then sent to Tatura Camp 1 until 1946 when he was released.

Physical description

Black and white sketch Camp 1 Tatura showing boundary of camp and location of huts. Framed in a dark coloured wood and under glass. Has a light plum coloured mount.

Inscriptions & markings

label on back "Donated by the Gunther Schmidt Family Trust" (son of Herman Bernhard Schmidt - Tatura WW2) March 2023