Lieutenant Richard J. Misel measures German shell on the Anzio Beachhead, 1944
Anzio Campaign, 1944. Lieutenant Richard J. Misel, of the 149th Bomb Disposal Squad, measures a German 210mm general purpose high explosive shell that landed on the Anzio Beachhead. The Dud shell is 42 inches tall and weights 265 pounds. At left is a 170mm shell. Photographed May 13, 1944 by Blau.