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Artist or CreatorIllingworth, Leslie Gilbert, 1902-1979
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Extent1 item
Published byDaily Mail
Date3 May 1941
FormatArtwork
Techniqueink/pencil
Embedded text or transcriptGreece
Atlantic Patrol
Person DepictedChurchill; Winston (1874-1965)
Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Goering; Hermann (1893-1946)
Goebbels; Josef (1897-1945)
Himmler; Heinrich (1900-1945)
Uncle Sam; (Symbol for U.S.)
NotesNews: 3 May: The evacuation of the Imperial Forces from the mainland of Greece was completed.
News: 3 May: The Baltimore Sun, one of the foremost American newspapers, published on it front page a leading article declaring that the "hour of decision" for the United States had come, and exhorting the Administration and the American people to "go forward in aid of Britain!" .... [The Times]
SubjectsWorld War II 1939-1945
USA
cricket
Greece
national dress
Defeat
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
Location of artworkNational Library of Wales, Aberystwyth
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