Barefoot Swiss children outside train car looking for treats from Americans in Switzerland in 1944 or 1945

Gift of Robert Millett, from the collection of The National World War II Museum
Description: 

276. Film, 35mm, color. Color slide. Barefoot Swiss children outside train car looking for treats from Americans. “Swiss children greeting Yanks.” From box originally labeled "Italy. Verona-Switz-Venice-Naples–Home.” Switzerland. Late 1944 to early 1945

Price: 
$120.00
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Image Information

Accession Number: 
2010.324.276
Date: 
Late 1944-Early 1945
Location: 
Schweiz
Theater of Service: 
European Theater of Operations
Unit: 
248th AAA Searchlight Bn
Topical Subjects: 
Children--Switzerland
Collection Level: 
Items relating to the service of, or collected by, William J. Boylhart Jr., predominantly color Kodachrome slides of his service and occupation duty in the MTO and ETO along with images from his leave time spent in the United States. Many images feature his girlfriend Lyn.