5th Army troops washing clothes, whilst Wally Binch of Nottingham entertains them with his ukelele, 1943 (c)
Photograph, World War Two, Italy (1943-1945), 1943 (c).
Keeping both body and uniform clean when in the field was essential to the health and well-being of soldiers.
From a collection of 650 photographs compiled by the Commando Association.
NAM Accession Number
National Army Museum, Out of Copyright
National Army Museum, Study collection