View toward Rethymnon
|Title||View toward Rethymnon|
|Maker||Dargie, William (Artist)|
|Place made||Greece: Crete|
|Medium||pencil on paper|
|Measurement||Overall: 17.8 x 25.4 cm|
In the Official War History, the town Rethymnon is referred to as Retimo. As seen from positions held by 2/1st Australian Infantry Battalion in May 1941. The Battalion was defending the airfield against German paratroop attacks and inflicted heavy losses on the enemy.