Prime Minister Winston Churchill fires an artillery weapon in Italy on 19 August 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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476.Photograph. 'CG-1541'; 'Fifth Army, Italy. Prime Minister Winston Churchill's visit of Fifth Army front. Mr. Churchill fires 240MM Howitzer at a German gun position. The enemy position was knocked out after a volley of 5 shots. Photo by Graning 3131 Sig. Sv. Co.' Italy. 19 August 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.
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Italia
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42.833
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12.833
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Prime ministers--Italy
Artillery (Troops)--American--Italy
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