Documents Relating to New Zealand's Participation in the Second World War 1939–45: Volume I
405 — General Freyberg to General Wavell
General Freyberg to General Wavell
1 The King was occupying a house at Bella Capina, some two miles to the west of Canea, situated in the middle of a plain and surrounded by olive groves—an ideal place for a paratroop landing. On 19 May he moved to the house in which the Prime Minister (M. Tsouderos) was living: it was situated against the foothills to the south of the village of Perivolia.