The War Illustrated

image 1989-73

Object

Magazine

Title

The War Illustrated

Production date

1943 = 1944

Material

Paper

Dimensions

Height: 282mm
Width: 225mm

Description

War magazine : 'The War Illustrated' no. 183

Inscription

General Sir Harold Alexander, G.C.B., C.S.I., D.S.O., M.C., Commander-in-Chief of the Allied Armies in Italy, watched keenly the succesful progress of our troops as they engage the enemy at the commencement of the great new offensive on May 11, 1944. General Alexander was appointed Commander-in-Chief on December 24, 1943. On May 12, 1944, in an order of the day addressed to his forces in Englsih, French, Italian, and Polish he declared, "We are going to destroy the German armies in Italy".

Object number

1989.73

On display?

No

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