Bombers bound for Bavarian targets are attacked by anti-aircraft fire over Grado

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Title

Bombers bound for Bavarian targets are attacked by anti-aircraft fire over Grado

Description

Four aircraft have been coned by searchlights amidst scattered bursts of flak. The countryside is an indistinct mass of darkness, save for the yellow of the searchlights.

Label reads “136”; signed by the author; caption reads “Caption reads “NOTTE del 20 AGOSTO 1944. Grosse formazioni della R.A.F. dirette contro obiettivi in Baviera contrastate dalla contraerea di Grado. S. Giorgio di Nogaro. UD”

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IBCC Digital Archive

Contributor

Francesca Campani
Alessandro Pesaro
Helen Durham

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Format

One tempera on paper, pasted on mount board

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PFilliputtiA16010060

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Citation

Angiolino Filiputti, “Bombers bound for Bavarian targets are attacked by anti-aircraft fire over Grado,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed December 16, 2019, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/149.

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