Exterior view of Castel Nuovo in Naples in 1944 or 1945

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

151. Film, 35mm, color. Color slide. Exterior view of Castel Nuovo = "New Castle", often called Maschio Angioino. Possibly has protective covering along detailed sculptural and bas relief façade for protection against bombs or to alert to planes overhead of historic structure. "Kings castle - Naples." From box originally labeled “"Italy. Naples-Capri. 44-45." Late 1944 to early 1945

Price: 
$120.00
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Image Information

Accession Number: 
2010.324.151
Date: 
Late 1944-Early 1945
Location: 
Napoli
Theater of Service: 
Mediterranean Theater of Operations
Unit: 
248th AAA Searchlight Bn
Topical Subjects: 
Castles & palaces--Italy
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.