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SC 257650 Lieutenant Richard J. Misel measures German shell on the Anzio Beachhead, 1944

Lieutenant Richard J. Misel measures German shell on the Anzio Beachhead, 1944
Title: Lieutenant Richard J. Misel measures German shell on the Anzio Beachhead, 1944
Caption: 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.
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Catalog #: SC 257650
Copyright Owner: National Archives
Original Creator: Photographed by Blau.
Original Date: Sat, May 13, 1944
After this Year: 1939
Before this Year: 1945
Original Medium: BW Photo
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