Fascists discover partisans hiding in a haystack



Fascists discover partisans hiding in a haystack


Three soldiers have found two partisans hiding in a haystack. One partisan has both his cheeks pierced by the bayonet of one of the soldiers and in the background, the other partisan has his arms in the air and a solider is pointing a rifle with a bayonet at him.

Label reads “94”; signed by the author; caption reads “15 FEBBRAIO 1944. Ronchis di Aquileia UD, 4 del mattino, i repubblichini circondano il fienile, dove sono nascosti 2 partigiani, forando il fieno con le baionette trapassano da parte a parte, la guancia di “Aramis” C. R. e catturano “Ragno” che tradi’. In localita Pantiera furono sorpresi, pur in un casolare “Spaccatutto” N. A .e “Boris” M. U. fuggito 8 giorni prima da Palmanova.”

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Angiolino Filiputti, “Fascists discover partisans hiding in a haystack,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed September 29, 2023, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/135.

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