Florence – Via Mazetta / Via Romana

Sherman tank of the 20th Armoured Regiment with troops from New Zealand entering Florence at the corner of the Via Mazetta and the Via Romana. Not the perfect angle but still doable.
Then image: George Kay (ATL)
Now image: www.nowstalgia.eu


 

Impruneta – Piazza Buondelmonti

A column of tanks from the center of Impruneta hoping to breakthrough into Florence on the 3rth of Augustus 1944.
Then image: IWM (sgt Johnsson)
Now image: www.nowstalgia.eu / Cor Sleutel
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Florence – Porta Romana

Sherman Tanks at the Porta Romana in Florence, 1944.
Then image: IWM (?)
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Siena – Piazza del Campo

On their way to Florence General Clark visits the Piazza del Campo in Siena, 14 July 1944. We seen him before in Battipaglia during Operation Avalanche.
Then image: http://www.iltesorodisiena.net
Now image: www.nowstalgia.eu

Impruneta – Via della Fonte

Sherman tank in the Via della Fonte in Impruneta, Italy, 1944.
Then image: IWM (imperial war museum)
Now image: www.nowstalgia.eu


Impruneta – Vicolo della Croce

Infantry moving cautiously through the ruined streets of Imprunet(t)a, Italy 3 August 1944. My sister acting as one of the infantryman.
Then image: © IWM (NA 17570)
Now image: www.nowstalgia.eu / Cor Sleutel