ID number ART24053
Title Refuge point and Hill "A"
Collection Art
Object type Drawing
Maker Dargie, William (Artist)
Place made Greece: Crete, Retimo
Date made 1945
Medium pencil on paper
Measurement Overall: 17.8 x 25.4 cm

Description

Seen from 2/1st Australian Infantry Battalion positions on the spur overlooking the airstrip at Retimo, where heavy fighting took place in May 1941 when German paratroops landed here and had heavy casualties inflicted on them by 2/1st Battalion.