ID numberART24055
Collection typeArt
TitleRethymnon
MeasurementOverall: 17.8 x 22.8 cm
Object typeDrawing
MakerDargie, William
Place made
  • Greece: Crete
  • Greece: Crete, Retimo
Date made1945
Physical descriptionpencil on paper
CopyrightAWM copyright
DescriptionThe town Rethymnon is referred to in the Official War History as Retimo. As seen from ruins of Church on Hill "C" above the village of Perivolia. Bitter fighting between the German and the 2/1st and 2/11th Australian Infantry Battalions took place across this area in May 1941.