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Cassino (Italy) by SMU Central University Libraries, via Flickr - aftermath of the Battle of Monte Cassino 1944

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The Battle of Monte Cassino was a costly series of four assaults by the Allies against the Winter Line in Italy held by Axis forces during the Italian Campaign of World War II. The intention was a breakthrough to Rome.

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Cassino: The “day after” of one of most fierce battles of the WW2. Spring 1944.

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Story of Poland's 'soldier bear' Wojtek turned into film

A soldier gets to grips with Wojtek. Photo courtesy of The Polish Institute and Sikorski Museum

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The Battle of Monte Cassino was a costly series of four assaults by the Allies against the Winter Line in Italy held by Axis forces during the Italian Campaign of World War II. The intention was a breakthrough to Rome.

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Met deze afbeelding wil ik laten zien dat Wojtek graag worstelt met soldaten, een van zijn opvallende kenmerken.

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BATTLES MONTE CASSINO JANUARY - MAY 1944 (MH 1984) Troops of the 2nd Polish Corps throwing grenades at the enemy during heavy fighting around Monte Cassino.

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Monte Cassino: The Hardest-Fought Battle of World War II

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