British soldiers under enemy fire in Italy on 15 January 1944

U.S. Army Signal Corps photograph, Gift of Regan Forrester, from the Collection of The National World War II Museum
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British soldiers running for cover during combat. "MM-5-152562"; "Sig. [Signal] Corps Radio Photo-1-15-44. Italy! (#1 in a series of 4 pix). In the mountainous area near Ponte, Italy, these British infantrymen travel fast as they seek cover from a German Spandou position." Ponte, Italy. 15 January 1944

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$120.00
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Donor: 
Regan Forrester
Accession Number: 
2002.337.007
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Branch: 
US Army
Theater of Service: 
Mediterranean Theater of Operations (MTO)
Unit: 
Fifth Army
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Topical Subjects: 
Soldiers--British--Italy
Collection Level: 
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.