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Monte Cassino - Italian Campaign 1944

The Battle of Monte Cassino (also known as the Battle for Rome and the Battle for Cassino) was a costly series of four battles during World War II, fought by the Allies against Germans and Italians with the intention of breaking through the Winter Line and seizing Rome.

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BHC 000400 German commanders in Monte Cassino 1944

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GenMaj Richard Heidrich, Commander 1st Parachute Division (left), GenFM Wolfram Richtofen, Commander 2nd Air Fleet (centre) and GenLt Valin Feurstein, Commander LI Mountain Corps (right).

BHC 000400 German commanders in Monte Cassino 1944

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BHC 000401 New Zealand armour in Monte Cassino 1944

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The results of the bombing of Cassino led to almost insurmountable difficulties for the New Zealand armour trying to support the infantry. Great areas of rubble barred all routes through the town. Attempts ...

BHC 000401 New Zealand armour in Monte Cassino 1944

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BHC 000402 Polish soldiers in Monte Cassino 1944

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Polish troops attacking the enemy with grenades. Most of the fighting on the hills around Cassino was at very close quarters with the forward positions on Snakeshead Ridge often only 50 yards apart.

BHC 000402 Polish soldiers in Monte Cassino 1944

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BHC 000403 British soldiers cross the Melfa in Monte Cassino 1944

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British troops advancing over the River Melfa northwest of the Hitler Line in May 1944 during Operation Diadem.

BHC 000403 British soldiers cross the Melfa in Monte Cassino 1944

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BHC 000404 American soldier looks up at Monte Cassino 1944

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An American soldier stands in the ruins of Cassino and views the battlefield at the end of the struggle to take Montecassino. Every square metre of the town mountain and countryside had been pounded to ...

BHC 000404 American soldier looks up at Monte Cassino 1944

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BHC 000405 The Monastry in Monte Cassino 1944

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The Monastry on top of Montecassino before the Allied bombing, seen from the valley in front of Snakeshead Ridge.

BHC 000405 The Monastry in Monte Cassino 1944

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BHC 000406 General Mark Clark and Geoffrey Keyes in Rome 1944

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General Mark Clark, Commander US Fifth Army, accompanied by MajGen Geoffrey keyes, Commander US II Corps, proudly stand at the gates of Rome, the prize that Clark had striven so hard to make his own.

BHC 000406 General Mark Clark and Geoffrey Keyes in Rome 1944

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BHC 000407 American troops stuck in the mud at Monte Cassino 1944

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American troops resort to brute force to extricate a jeep from thick mud. The winter rains and atrocious weather during the Gustav Line campaign rendered open ground impassable to wheeled traffic.

BHC 000407 American troops stuck in the mud at Monte Cassino 1944

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BHC 000408 American armour moves toward Monte Cassino 1944

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US troops and tanks moving up to the front line in Italy. The bad winter weather forced the Allies to make good use of the few metalled roads available to move their armour.

BHC 000408 American armour moves toward Monte Cassino 1944

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BHC 000409 Canadian troops at Monte Cassino 1944

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Canadian troops examine a knocked out German Panther tank along the Hitler Line in May 1944

BHC 000409 Canadian troops at Monte Cassino 1944

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BHC 000410 American soldiers carry wounded men at Monte Cassino 1944

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Wounded men of the 141st Regiment from the US 36th 'Texas' Division streaming back towards Monte Trocchio after their disasterous attempts to get accross the River Rapido

BHC 000410 American soldiers carry wounded men at Monte Cassino 1944

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BHC 000411 River Rapido Monte Cassino 1944

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The site of 36th Division's attack over the River Rapido seen from Monte Trocchio. The Texas Division crossed the river in the centre of this picture to the north of Sant Angelo. The ruined buildings of ...

BHC 000411 River Rapido Monte Cassino 1944

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BHC 000412 British 6 pdr anti-tank guns in Italy 1944

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A group of British 6-pdr anti-tank guns under camouflage during one of the earlier battles in Italy. The guns are mounted on American T-48 half-track gun carraiges.

BHC 000412 British 6 pdr anti-tank guns in Italy 1944

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BHC 000413 American signalmen at Monte Cassino 1944

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American signalmen repair another break in the line. The unreliability of radio sets and the possibility of the interception of orders by the enemy, led to great relaince on telephonic messaging to keep ...

BHC 000413 American signalmen at Monte Cassino 1944

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BHC 000414 Aerial view of Monte Cassino 1944

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An Aerial view of the Cassino position. Snakeshead Ridge is the line of hills immediately above the monastry in the picture. The village of Cairo is on the far right and the entrance into Liri valley and ...

BHC 000414 Aerial view of Monte Cassino 1944

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BHC 000415 American Rangers on the edge of Anzio 1944

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American Rangers attack an Italian farm on the edge of the Anzio lodgement. The man on the left is using a hand held anti-tank rocket launcher a 'Bazooka' against the building.

BHC 000415 American Rangers on the edge of Anzio 1944

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BHC 000416 General Alexander in Anzio 1944

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General Alexander (right) during a visit to the Anzio Beachhead inspects the damage being inflicted by constant long range German artillery fire.

BHC 000416 General Alexander in Anzio 1944

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BHC 000417 German 5cm PAK anti-tank gun in Monte Cassino 1944

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German 5cm PAK 38 anti-tank gun knocked out by British Eighth Army during the advance through the Liri valley.

BHC 000417 German 5cm PAK anti-tank gun in Monte Cassino 1944

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BHC 000418 German 88mm anti-tank gun in Monte Cassino 1944

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A group of Canadian infantry examining the remains of a German earth-emplaced 88mm anti-tank gun on the Hitler Line defences

BHC 000418 German 88mm anti-tank gun in Monte Cassino 1944

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BHC 000419 Polish infantry rest in Monte Cassino 1944

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Polish Infantry resting in the ruined catacombs of the Monastery after its capture

BHC 000419 Polish infantry rest in Monte Cassino 1944

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