ID number ART24025
Title Sea-front at Eleusis
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Dargie, William
Place made Greece
Date made 1945
Medium pencil on paper
Measurement Overall: 17.8 x 22.8 cm

Description

One of the concentration areas for the embarkation of troops of the Anzac Corps, which included the 6th Australian Division, in the withdrawal from Greece. No actual embarkation took place here. Later, German paratroops and glider-borne troops left the airfield here for the invasion of Crete.