A stepping stone to victory in Sicily : British advance on Bronte

Object Title

A stepping stone to victory in Sicily : British advance on Bronte

A stepping stone to victory in Sicily : British advance on Bronte

Date

1943

Reference

BEN 177.1

Level

Item

Scope and Content

British troops in action at Bronte, south west of Etna, part of the fighting which placed the whole of Sicily in Allied hands in under six weeks from the day the United Nations troops first set foot on the island. Photo shows: Local inhabitants return to Bronte after the British occupation. Picture issued August 1943.

Numbered BNA.5820 (WP).

Extent

1 photograph

Access Conditions

Open access

Reproduction Conditions

Crown Copyright

Associations

Creator(s) War Office

Contents

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