Capturing Combat on Canvas

Mani, Tom
June 2007
Soldiers;Jun2007, Vol. 62 Issue 6, p22
This article features Staff Sergeant Timothy Lawn, a U.S. Army Reservist who worked as a combat artist in Iraq. Assigned to the 214th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment, Lawn completed 35 sketches and watercolors during his time in theater from 2004 to 2005. A discussion on his art education and military career is presented. Information on his artworks, including "Into the Hornets' Nest" and "The Final Push" is given.


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