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Landing craft of the Sicily invasion armada setting sail, July 1943

Photograph, World War Two, Sicily, 1943.

The Allied invasion of Sicily, codenamed Operation Husky, began on 9 July 1943, and ended on 17 August. At the time it was the largest amphibious operation of the war.

From a collection of British official war photographs relating to the 78th Division.

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NAM. 1999-03-88-23


National Army Museum, Out of Copyright


National Army Museum, Study collection

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