Aerial view of the damage done to Castelforte, Italy on 15 May 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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199.Photograph. 'MM-5-44-5035'; 'Sig C. [Signal Corps] Photo-Castelforte, Italy! 5-15-44-Radioed 5-17-44. Aerial view of the captured and ruined town of Castelforte. Hovering above the town, a Piper-Cub observes the accurate fire of Allied artillery which crumbled German defenses.' Castelforte, Italy. 15 May 1944

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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.
Geography: 
Castelforte
Latitude: 
41.300
Longitude: 
13.817
Thesaurus for Graphic Materials: 
Aerial views--Italy
Cityscapes--Italy
Soldiers--French--Italy
War damage--Italy