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Soldiers and empty American shell cases, Monte Cassino area, Italy, during World War 2 - Photograph taken by George Frederick Kaye, [ca 12 Mar 1944]

Reference Number: DA-05456-F

Unidentified soldiers and empty American shell cases, Monte Cassino area, Italy, during World War 2. Photograph taken by George Kaye in 1944, circa 12 March.Original caption reads: "This enormous pile of empty shell cases gives visible evidence of the intensity of the shell fire that has a feature of the fighting on the Monte Cassino front. These are charge cases used by American guns."

Key terms:
1 image, related to George Frederick Kaye, United States. Army, Monte Cassino, World War, 1939-1945 - Campaigns - Italy, Projectiles, Ammunition dumps - Italy and World War, 1939-1945 - Military personnel, New Zealand - Italy.

Part of:
World War 1939-1945 official negatives - DA Series, Reference Number PAColl-4161-08 (1313 digitised items)
New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency, Reference Number PAColl-4161 (2071 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Film negative. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Photographic ArchiveWar History Collection(PFP-025629)

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