2/32 Battalion holding German counter-attack, El Alamein, 31 October 1942
ID numberART22251
Collection typeArt
Title2/32 Battalion holding German counter-attack, El Alamein, 31 October 1942
MeasurementOverall: 39 x 45.4 cm; Framed: 59 cm x 66 cm x 3 cm
Object typePainting
MakerDargie, William
Place made
  • Australia: Queensland, North Queensland, Atherton Tableland, Atherton
  • North Africa: Western Desert, Western Desert (Egypt), El Alamein Area, El Alamein
Date made1943
Physical descriptionoil on hardboard
CopyrightAWM copyright
Description2/32nd Australian Infantry Battalion holding German counter-attack at El Alamein, Western Desert, Egypt, on 31 October 1942. The men are from B Company and the tank depicted is a German Mark IV C model.