ID numberART23999
Collection typeArt
TitleN.Z. Positions at Thermopylae
MeasurementOverall: 27.8 cm x 40.8 cm; Image: 15.2 x 33.0 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerDargie, William
Place madeGreece
Date made1945
Physical descriptionpencil on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionPositions occupied by the New Zealand component of ANZAC Corps during the withdrawal of British forces from Greece in 1941. Seen from the Lamia-Brallos Line. In this area the ANZAC Corps fought a very determined rearguard action which enabled evacuation from the beaches possible.