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WORLD WAR II Original PRESS PHOTOGRAPH of Winston Churchill

"Churchill Poses for Diminutive Sergeant"


Date: 1944
Published: Wide World Photos [New York]
Size (Details): (6 1/5 x 8 1/4 inches black & white gelatin print)

Category: Photographs of Winston Churchill
From: Churchill at Chartwell
Item Number: 17840

Description: The undated typed paper caption reads:
"Prime Minister Winston Churchill poses for a picture by "First Sergeant" Franco, mascot of the 34th Division, while touring the Fifth Army Front in the Castiglioncello area of Italy."

The photograph is in very good condition with some fading, and minor creasing to the bottom left corner. The verso is stamped: "Wide World Photos" and dated "Friday Sept. 1, 1944."

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All PRESS PHOTOGRAPHS are original vintage prints from the archives of newspaper and wire services, with original paper captions still attached, unless otherwise stated.










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