American tank destroyer crew resting near a train car in Italy on 21 November 1943

U.S. Army Signal Corps photograph, Gift of Regan Forrester, from the Collection of The National World War II Museum
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257.Photograph. 'MM-5-150443'; 'Italy! Drying out near the front, members of a tank destroyer battalion gratefully sit out in the sun eating chow. Personal items hang from the windows of a bombed Italian railway car which the soldiers took over for shelter from the rains. Sig Corps Photo 11-21-43.' Italy. 21 November 1943

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From the service of Brigadier General Terence John Tully, a West Point graduate, Signal Officer during the African landings, Chief Signal Officer, Allied Force Headquarters Africa/Italy for all Mediterranean operations. Tully served with the Signal Corps in Italy and North Africa documenting the 5th Army specifically. Later he was Commander of Camp Crowder, Missouri.
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Italia
Latitude: 
42.833
Longitude: 
12.833
Thesaurus for Graphic Materials: 
Soldiers--American--Italy
Clotheslines--Italy
Railroad tracks--Italy
Railroad cars--Italian--Italy
War damage--Italy
Eating & drinking--Italy
Rest periods--Italy