ID number ART24046
Title Greek Caique in Iraklion harbour
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Dargie, William
Place made Greece: Crete
Date made 1945
Medium pencil on paper
Measurement Overall: 15.2 x 15.2 cm

Description

Iraklion is also known as Heraklion in the Official War History, the airfield there was strongly defended by the 14th (British) Infantry Brigade, to which 2/4th Australian Infantry Battalion was attached, against the invading German paratroops, in May 1941.