Brescia and Crnomelj

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Title

Brescia and Crnomelj

Description

Low quality copies of target photographs of Brescia and supply drop at Crnomelj.
The Brescia image shows some ground detail in which the distinctive cemetery of Cimitero Vantiniano is identifiable. Around half of the photograph is obscured by glare. It is captioned:
2802 104/88 4/5 APL 45 F8. NT. //10,600'→[redacted]. BRESCIA.
B. 2x1000. 8x500 MkIII 25 F/O WARD (F/O SCOTT B/A). S.

The Crnomelj image clearly shows the parachutes of the supply drop and some indistinct ground detail. Left of centre is a large white cross. The photograph is captioned:
2702.104/74. 15 MAR 45. F8."// 1700'→14.34. C.P. CRNOMELJ


Date

1945-04-04
1945-04-05
1945-03-15

Temporal Coverage

Coverage

Type

Format

One b/w photocopy

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

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Contributor

Identifier

SPowellNI1896919v10002-0002

Collection

Citation

“Brescia and Crnomelj,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed December 7, 2022, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/39485.

Item Relations

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