Pounding Pantellaria : action picture made during "Softening Process"

Object Title

Pounding Pantellaria : action picture made during "Softening Process"

Pounding Pantellaria : action picture made during

Date

1943

Reference

BEN 54

Level

Item

Scope and Content

Picture made during one of the many intensive Allied Air Force attacks on the Italian islands on Pantellaria. During this attack oil storage plants and barracks were damaged. Bombs can be seen bursting in the harbour area. Picture radioed from Cairo Cable and Wireless. Picture issued June 1943.

Numbered MER.510.WB.

Extent

1 photograph

Access Conditions

Open access

Contents

  BEN 54 - Pounding Pantellaria : action picture made during "Softening Process"