Allied Polish soldiers carry a dead comrade from the rubble of Monte Cassino shortly after the fall of the abbey during the Battle of Monte Cassino. Dead German defenders, including one stripped of his hobnail boots lie along the path. The Battle of Monte Cassino was a costly series of four assaults by the Allies (including, American, Polish, Free French, British, Canadian, Indian, Algerian, Moroccan, New Zealand, Nepali, South African and Italian Royalist troops, amongst others) against…

Allied Polish soldiers carry a dead comrade from the rubble of Monte Cassino shortly after the fall of the abbey during the Battle of Monte Cassino. Dead German defenders, including one stripped of his hobnail boots lie along the path. The Battle of Monte Cassino was a costly series of four assaults by the Allies (including, American, Polish, Free French, British, Canadian, Indian, Algerian, Moroccan, New Zealand, Nepali, South African and Italian Royalist troops, amongst others) against…

Battle for Monte Cassino Italien, bei Monte Cassino.- Panzersoldat auf getarntem Panzer V "Panther" zwischen Häusern einer Ortschaft / Stadt; PK 699

Battle for Monte Cassino Italien, bei Monte Cassino.- Panzersoldat auf getarntem Panzer V "Panther" zwischen Häusern einer Ortschaft / Stadt; PK 699

German paratrooper during the battle of Monte Cassino with a MG 42 and MP40 SMG, Monte Cassino,Roma, Italy, Jan-May 1944.

German paratrooper during the battle of Monte Cassino with a MG 42 and MP40 SMG, Monte Cassino,Roma, Italy, Jan-May 1944.

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The Battle of Monte Cassino (also known as the Battle for Rome and the Battle for Cassino) was a costly series of four assaults by the Allies against the Winter Line in Italy held by the Germans and Italians during the Italian Campaign of World War II. The intention was a breakthrough to Rome. Over 4,100 men of the II Polish Corps lost their lives on Monte Cassino.

The Battle of Monte Cassino (also known as the Battle for Rome and the Battle for Cassino) was a costly series of four assaults by the Allies against the Winter Line in Italy held by the Germans and Italians during the Italian Campaign of World War II. The intention was a breakthrough to Rome. Over 4,100 men of the II Polish Corps lost their lives on Monte Cassino.

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.

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.

A lightly wounded German Fallschirmjäger (Green Devil paratrooper) grins for the camera during the Battle of Monte Cassino in Italia. (Monte Cassino battle : January 17th to May 19th 1944)

A lightly wounded German Fallschirmjäger (Green Devil paratrooper) grins for the camera during the Battle of Monte Cassino in Italia. (Monte Cassino battle : January 17th to May 19th 1944)

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