1940s, History, Nostalgia, Photography, Pics, Vintage

You Came To My Rescue

American Heritage WWII
American Heritage WWII

An American private receives a grateful welcome from an Italian woman after the Battle of Anzio.

On May 25, 1944, General Lucian King Truscott, Jr’s men captured Cisterna, and on June 4th, General Mark Clark led the American forces into Rome. Here the US tanks pass the Colosseum.


10 thoughts on “You Came To My Rescue”

      1. Thank you so much! It wasn’t the end of his story, unfortunately, but he was very grateful, and when it was the time for me to choose a foreign language to study, he insisted that I learn English.

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