ID numberART24036
Collection typeArt
TitleSea-front at Kalamata
MeasurementOverall: 27.8 cm x 40.6 cm; Image: 19.5 cm x 32.5 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerDargie, William
Place madeGreece: Peloponnese, Kalamata
Date made1945
Physical descriptionpencil on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionKalamata was one of the evacuation beaches at the withdrawal of British Forces from Greece in April 1941. On the night of April 26-27th nearly 9,000 troops, including the 16th and 17th Australian Infantry Brigades, were embarked from this beach.