ID number ART24037
Title View from 2/4th Australian Infantry Battalion positions, near Alikarnassos
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Place made Greece: Crete
Date made 1945
Medium pencil on paper
Measurement Overall: 15.2 x 22.8 cm

Description

Positions held by the Battalion when it was attached to 14th (British) Infantry Brigade in the defence of Heraklion in May 1941 against the German glider-borne and parachute troops. The picture shows the direction of approach of the air-borne troops.