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PRESS PHOTOGRAPH of Winston Churchill

"Planning the Invasion of France"

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Date: June 1944 [Printed 1954]
Published: [New York]
Size (Details): 7 1/8 x 9 inches (Black and white Gelatin Print)

Category: Photographs of Winston Churchill
From: Churchill at Chartwell
Item Number: 207645

Description: Typed paper caption, dated June 14, 1954, reads: "Pondering the final details and days of Operation Anvil - the invasion of occupied France - are Prime Minster Winston Churchill and Gen. Dwight Eisenhower. This historic campaign is recreated in ‘D-Day' on ‘Winston Churchill - The Valiant Years,' Sunday, April 16 (ABC-TV, 10:30-11 p.m. EST)"

The photograph, produced for the 1954 television series, is in very good condition with a few small creases around the edges. The verso is backstamped: "CHURCHILL, WINSTON * GROUPS Juen 1944."

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