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Ref NoDL1960
Alt Ref NoDL1960
Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionSour dates
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date01 Jan 1943
FormatArtwork
Size37 x 46cm
Techniqueblack ink
Embedded text or transcriptTripoli Tunis 1943 Jan 1
Nehring
Rommel
1942
Dec 31
Dec 30
Person DepictedNehring; Walter Kurt (1892-1983)
Rommel; Erwin (1891-1944)
NotesNews: December 30: ... North Africa: In Tunisia, French troops, supported by a British unit, captured a position N.W. of Haidous (N. of Medjez-el-Bab); 20 miles S. of Medjez-el-Bab, Allied patrols were in contact with the enemy near De Bou Ada station. Allied planes (3 lost) heavily bombed Sfax (many hits and large fires in dock and railway areas), attacked objectives at Gabes (shooting down 2 enemy fighters) and strafed enemy vehicles on both sides of the Tunisian-Tripolitanian border... [Keesing's Contemporary Archives p.5534]
SubjectsFood
Tunis
Germany
Tunisia
trees
date-palms
palm trees
military officers
generals
Tripoli
Armed forces
Defeat
World War 1939-1945
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkReturned to Beaverbrook Foundation, 1998
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