ID number ART23994
Title Escarpment and fields by the road at Kalabaka
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Dargie, William
Place made Greece: Kalabaka
Date made 1945
Medium watercolour on paper
Measurement Overall: 24.0 x 27.6 cm; Image: 17.8 x 25.4 cm

Description

It was in this area that the 17th Australian Infantry Brigade, with attached artillery and tank units and known as "Savige Force", commanded by Brigadier S.G. Savige, DSO, MC, ED, took up defensive positions on their arrival in Greece in 1941.