Menu toggle

National Museum of Australia

Where our stories come alive

Collection Explorer

4

Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 5

1986.0117.3977

Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 5

Object information

Physical description

A postcard featuring a colour sketch of a soldier holding an over sized pocket-knife walking towards tins of food. Printed text reads in part "Sketches / of Tommy's life / At the Base - No 4" and "The new soldier at the Base soon learns that the most important weapon he posseses is his jack knife..." The image is signed by F. Mackain. Printed text on the back of the postcard reads "Imp. G. SAVIGNY, Paris. - P.G.

Object information

Back to top