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26-G-1918 Sicily Invasion, July 1943

Sicily Invasion, July 1943
Title: Sicily Invasion, July 1943
Caption: Burning LIBERTY Ship, seen from a Coast Guard manned transport. This may be the S.S. ROBERT ROWAN, set afire by a German Air Attack off Gela on 11 July 1943, and blown up by her ammunition cargo shortly thereafter. Gun at left is a 3"/50.
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Catalog #: 26-G-1918
Copyright Owner: National Archives
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Original Date: Sun, Jul 11, 1943
After this Year: 1940
Before this Year: 1949
Original Medium: BW Photo
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