ID number ART23989
Title Tempe village
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Dargie, William
Place made Greece
Date made 1945
Medium pencil on paper
Measurement Overall: 27.8 x 40.5; Image: 15.2 x 17.8 cm

Description

The 2/2nd Australian Infantry Battalion held positions astride the road to the west of the village and held up a strong German tank attack in a rearguard action during the withdrawal of British forces from Greece in 1941.