|Australian Private George Whittington being helped along a track near Buna towards a field hospital at Dobodura
The Papuan helping him is Raphael Oimbari. Whittington was with the 2/10th Battalion at the time and had been wounded the previous day in the battle for Buna Airfield. He recovered from his wounds but died of scrub typhus at Port Moresby February 12, 1943.
Credit: George Silk Date: December 25, 1942
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