Flag raising in Rome, Italy on 4 July 1944

U.S. Army Signal Corps photograph, Gift of Regan Forrester, from the Collection of The National World War II Museum
Description: 

658.Photograph. "MM-5-44-7069"; "Signal Corps photo. Italy. Troops of 2nd Bn 338th Inf. Regt forming in the Piazza Venezia for the Independence Day retreat ceremony to lower the flag now flying over Rome. This flag is the flag which flew over the White House on Dec. [December] 7, 1941. Photo by Rutberg." Rome, Italy. 4 July 1944

Price: 
$120.00
Product: 

Image Information

Accession Number: 
Date: 
Location: 
Hometown: 
Branch: 
Campaign / Event: 
POW / KIA: 
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.
Geography: 
Roma
Latitude: 
41.900
Longitude: 
12.483
Thesaurus for Graphic Materials: 
Plazas--Italy
Flags--American
Soldiers--American--Italy
Military parades & ceremonies--Italy