Sicily : Zero hour

Object Title

Sicily : Zero hour

Sicily : Zero hour

Date

1943

Reference

BEN 124

Level

Item

Scope and Content

The opening of the Allies invasion of Sicily. After weeks of careful planning down to the smallest detail, men of the Allied forces receive the word "Go". Zero hour scenes on the threshold of Sicily. Picture shows: The Beaches of Sicily. Troops, guns, tanks and transport are rushed ashore to go straight into action.

Numbered BNA.4188.XL.

Extent

1 photograph

Access Conditions

Open access

Reproduction Conditions

Crown Copyright

Associations

Creator(s) War Office

Contents

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