Invasion of Sicily: early stages of the landing

Object Title

Invasion of Sicily: early stages of the landing

Invasion of Sicily: early stages of the landing

Date

1943

Reference

BEN 92

Level

Item

Scope and Content

Thousands of craft of all types were used in the invasion of Sicily including entirely new types. Here are some of the early scenes during and after the landing which began on July 10th. Picture shows: Infantry coming down the steps from landing craft. Picture issues July 1943.

Numbered BNA.4115 (WN).

Extent

1 photograph

Access Conditions

Open access

Reproduction Conditions

Crown Copyright

Associations

Creator(s) War Office

Contents

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