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The Emancipated

Soldiers and people walk through a destroyed city
Description: Painting, Oil on Canvas; by James Turnbull; 1945; Framed Dimensions 32H X 42W
Accession #: 88-159-KK as a Gift of Abbott Laboratories
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Natives from the Philippine town Binmaley hail the advancing liberators of Luzon with emotions held in check since the Japanese occupation. Infantrymen and amphtracs move through the battered village with no time to pause and accept the plaudits showered upon them by the freed men.

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Wars & Conflicts
  • World War II 1939-1945
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