25-Pounder In Action, New Guinea (Roy Cecil Hodgkinson)

25-Pounder In Action, New Guinea by Roy Cecil Hodgkinson

This fine artwork shows an Australian gun battery firing a 25-pound howitzer in New Guinea. The Ordnance QF 25-pounder was the major Australian field gun and howitzer during World War II. Hodgkinson was an official war artist who saw action in New Guinea with the 1st Armoured Division.

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