US soldier being wounded by mortar shell in Italy on 24 April 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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178.Photograph. 'MM-5-44-4038'; 'Signal Corps Photo 24 Apr 1944 (Italy) hit by enemy mortar fire! This rare photograph shows an American being wounded, while on daylight patrol in a narrow street of an Italian village, by an exploding enemy mortar shell before he could dive to cover. Sig C Radio Telephoto from Italy.' Italy. 24 April 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
Latitude: 
42.833
Longitude: 
12.833
Thesaurus for Graphic Materials: 
Soldiers--American--Italy
Buildings--Italy
War casualties--Italy
Bombardment--Italy
Explosions--Italy