78th Division take Centuripe

Object Title

78th Division take Centuripe

78th Division take Centuripe

Date

1943

Reference

BEN 165

Level

Item

Scope and Content

The Sicilian town of Centuripe North West of Catania, fell to the men of the 78th Division after two days of heavy fighting. The town had a good strategic position at the top of a mountain and was desperately defended. Photo shows: "Mopping up" in the town of Centuripe.

Numbered BNA.5388.XF.

Extent

1 photograph

Access Conditions

Open access

Reproduction Conditions

Crown Copyright

Associations

Creator(s) War Office

Contents

  BEN 165 - 78th Division take Centuripe