Aug. 29, 1943

E.B. Quehl and I drove in to Catania to No. 5 Canadian General Hospital. Had supper with the Nurses in their beautiful big hospital. Saw Les Lansdowne, Marje Florendine and Kirby. We got a big supply of Italian medical stores. Air raid on Catania in afternoon grand stand view from the Hospital. One plane brought down

A Martin Baltimore of theTactical Bomber Force of the North West African Air Forces, flies over its target by a road in Sicily, while bombing retreating German forces heading for Messina. IWM (C3772).

A Martin Baltimore of theTactical Bomber Force of the North West African Air Forces, flies over its target by a road in Sicily, while bombing retreating German forces heading for Messina. IWM (C3772).

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About Rob Alexander

I am a writer, photographer and historian and the author of The History of Canmore, published by Summerthought Publishing of Banff, AB.

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