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1945 Print World War Two Operation Overlord Cherbourg France American XEMA8

1945 Print World War Two Operation Overlord Cherbourg France American XEMA8

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This is an original 1945 monochrome halftone print of American troops stationed in the French city of Cherbourg several days after D-Day, in June of 1944. Allied forces immediately pushed to capture the fortified port in Cherbourg, which was considered essential to the war effort in Northern France. Finally capture at the end of June, the port cost the Allies nearly 3,000 killed, and over 13,000 wounded.

CONDITION

This 66+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine+. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Monochrome
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine+
  • Dimensions: Approximately 5.75 x 5.75 inches; 15 x 15 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: Truck, Helmet, Rifle, Carbine, Supplies, Normandy, Historic Image, WWII

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