Bombing of the Pieris d’Isonzo bridge

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Title

Bombing of the Pieris d’Isonzo bridge

Description

The wooden bridge takes direct hits causing fires to start along the structure. Four further bombs are dropping through the smoke and an attacking aircraft is visible in the foreground to the left. On the horizon, a further twelve aircraft can be seen.

Label reads “200”; signed by the author; caption reads “28 DICEMBRE 1944. Bimotori anglo-americani battono il ponte di PIERIS d’ISONZO per impedire i rifornimenti, tedeschi al fronte italiano.”

Publisher

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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PFilliputtiA16010078

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Citation

Angiolino Filiputti, “Bombing of the Pieris d’Isonzo bridge,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed May 30, 2020, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/167.

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