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World War II Original PRESS PHOTOGRAPH of Winston Churchill

"Churchill Visits Siegried Defenses at Aachen"


Date: March 6, 1945
Published: Wide World Photos [New York]
Size (Details): 9 x 7 inches (Black & White Gelatin Print)

Category: Photographs of Winston Churchill
From: Churchill at Chartwell
Item Number: 207275

Description: Typed paper caption reads:
"British Prime Minster Winston Churchill (second from right) walks thru "Dragons" Teeth", tank defenses of the Siegfried line at Aachen, Germany, during is [sic] recent visit to front line troops in Germany. Allied officers accompanying him are (left to right) Filed Marshal Bernard Montgomery, 21st Army Group Commander: Gen. Sir Alan Brooke, Chief of the Imperial General Staff; and at extreme right Lt. Gen. William Simpson, U.S. Ninth Army Commander."

The photograph is in very good condition. The verso is backstamped: "Wide World Photos."

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