2/4th Battalion Position, Heraklion, Crete
ID numberART23862
Collection typeArt
Title2/4th Battalion Position, Heraklion, Crete
Measurement40 x 45.4 cm
Object typePainting
MakerDargie, William
Place madeGreece: Crete, Heraklion
Date made1941
Physical descriptionoil on board
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionDepicts a landscape view over the sea at Heraklion, Crete from the 2/4th Battalion positions, looking towards Iraklion and Alikarnissos. William Dargie was appointed official war artist in 1941, serving in the Middle East, Burma, India and New Guinea.