A power shovel works on clearing a destroyed street in France in June 1944

U.S. Army Signal Corp Photograph, Gift of Maude Hayman, from the collection of The National World War II Museum
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A power shovel works on clearing a destroyed street. "ETO-HQ-44-5779. Petrony. 22 June. Signal corps photo. A power shovel tackles the seemingly hopeless task of reopening the streets of Valognes, France." 22 June 1944.

Price: 
$120.00
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Image Information

Donor: 
Maude Hayman
Accession Number: 
2004.311.120
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Branch: 
US Army
Theater of Service: 
European Theater of Operations (ETO)
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Campaign / Event: 
Normandy (June 1944)
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Topical Subjects: 
War damage--France
Military vehicles--American--France
Streets--France
Collection Level: 
Collection of European Theater U.S. Army Signal Corps photographs.