Two stages of US precision bombing on Italy

Object Title

Two stages of US precision bombing on Italy

Two stages of US precision bombing on Italy

Reference

BEN 161

Level

Item

Scope and Content

This picture tieing up with the picture No NYT.9142D shows two stages of precision bombing. These pictures were taken during a US raid on important oil refineries at Leghorn, Italy. The target (oil storage tanks) was well and truly hit. A great pillar of smoke and fire rises up from the bombed oil tanks. These two pictures show how accurate is the US Army Air Forces precision bombing.

Numbered NYT.9143D.

Extent

1 photograph

Access Conditions

Open access

Contents

  BEN 161 - Two stages of US precision bombing on Italy