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Artist or CreatorIllingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-1979
Title or Caption[No caption]
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Mail
Date3 Mar 1941
FormatArtwork
Techniqueink/pencil
Embedded text or transcriptTurkey
Wavell
Axis promises
Bulgaria
Person DepictedMussolini; Benito (1883-1945)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Goebbels; Josef (1897-1945)
Goering; Hermann (1893-1946)
Wavell; Archibald Percival Wavell, Earl of (1888-1950); Sir
NotesNews: March 1. Bulgaria joins the Axis, the Germans complete their military occupation.
March 2. The Dardanelles are closed to all ships without Turkish permits and pilots.
March 3. German troops advance towards the Greek border with Bulgaria; Turkish troops are on alert.
Subjectsbullfighting
Bulgaria
Italy
Turkey
national dress
axis powers
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkNational Library of Wales, Aberystwyth
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