ID number ART24051
Title Clay-pits near the air strip, Iraklion
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Artist Dargie, William
Place made Greece: Crete
Date made 1945
Medium pencil on paper
Measurement Overall: 32 x 44.4 cm [irreg]; Image: 22.8 x 30.5 cm

Description

The town of Iraklion is described in the Official War History as Heraklion. This was a site of heavy fighting against German paratroops in May 1941.