Bren gun carriers from 6th Div. Cav. crossing River Orontes near Hermel

Place Middle East: French Mandate for Syria and Lebanon, Lebanon, Beirut Tripoli Area, Hermel
Accession Number ART22370
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 38.7 x 43.1 cm
Object type Painting
Physical description oil on canvas
Maker Dargie, William
Place made French Mandate for Syria and Lebanon: Lebanon, Beirut Tripoli Area, Hermel
Date made December 1941
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945
Copyright Item copyright: © Australian War Memorial
Creative Commons License This item is licensed under CC BY-NC
Description

Painting of bren gun carriers from the 6th Australian Division crossing the River Orontes near the village of Hermel. The river here is crossed by an old Roman bridge.