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'B' Squadron tank at Priolo, June 1943

Photograph by Major Wilfred Herbert James Sale, MC, 3rd County of London Yeomanry (Sharpshooters), World War Two, Sicily, 1943.

This knocked-out Sherman tank belonged to 3rd County of London Yeomanry which had landed on Sicily on 10 June 1943 and advanced towards Syracuse. 'B' Squadron was driving towards Priolo in support or 17th Infantry Brigade when the tank was put out of action.

From an album containing 241 photographs compiled by Major W H J Sale, MC, 3rd/4th County of London Yeomanry (Sharpshooters).

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NAM. 1975-03-63-13-146


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