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Heavies on Their Way Home After Raid on France

Men standing on the beach watching aircraft in the distance after the invasion
Description: Painting, Gouache on Board; by Alexander Russo; 1944; Framed Dimensions 25H X 30W
Accession #: 98-198-AK
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Men in the foreground were remnants of a US Navy beach battalion which suffered heavy losses during the initial Normandy landing.

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  • World War II 1939-1945
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