Aftermath of a failed attempt at defusing a bomb



Aftermath of a failed attempt at defusing a bomb


Members of the Unione Nazionale Protezione Antiaerea are clearing the rubble and debris of a severely damaged terraced building. Another broken wall is visible on the right of the picture. A woman and a young girl are stopped by one of the men on the left, whilst another onlooker stands in the doorway of the premises next door.

Label reads “298”; signed by the author; caption reads “2 MAGGIO 1945. L’UNPA al lavoro dopo il recupero delle salme, in seguito allo scopio della bomba che ha troncato 25 giovani vite a S. GIORGIO di NOGARO. UD”

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Angiolino Filiputti, “Aftermath of a failed attempt at defusing a bomb,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed December 1, 2023,

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