ID numberART24052
Collection typeArt
TitleView toward Rethymnon
MeasurementOverall: 17.8 x 25.4 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerDargie, William
Place madeGreece: Crete
Date made1945
Physical descriptionpencil on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionIn 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.