The War Illustrated No 161 Vol 7 August 20th 1943

SCOTTISH TROOP Sin Sicily march to the music of the pipes (top) in the hills north of V izzini, towards C atania, some 31 m ijes distant as the bomber flies. These are some of the men who broke the Lentini " bottie-neck ”and deployed into the Plain of C atania on July 16,1943. C atania fell to the 8th Arm yon August 5. A t M ilite lla (b m),otto a few miles from V izzini, our men receive gifts of wine. War correspondents, commanders and troops agreed on the warmth of their reception by a people weary of Fascism. *PAGE 164 Pko'.n-:, British Official: Crmni Copyright
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