Road between railway bridge over Pinios River and 2/2nd Australian Infantry Battalion positions, Tempe

Place Europe: Greece
Accession Number ART23986
Collection type Art
Measurement Overall: 27.9 x 40.6 cm; Image: 15.2 x 33 cm
Object type Work on paper
Physical description pencil on paper
Maker Dargie, William
Date made 1945
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain


Drawing of the positions held by an Australian infantry battalion during heavy attack by German armoured units on the rearguard of British forces during the withdrawal from Greece in 1941. Heavy losses were inflicted on the enemy and the attack repulsed by the Australian and New Zealanders.