Impruneta – Vicolo della Croce (2)

Infantry from the 8th Army move cautiously through the town during mopping-up operations, 3 August 1944.
Then image: © IWM NA 17568
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Florence – Piazza della Signoria

British troops entering North Florence, 13 August 1944. Statues of Vecchio Building can be seen in the background.
Then image: © IWM NA 17762
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San Casciano – Piazza Livio Zannoni

M10 tank destroyer of 7th NZ Anti Tank Regiment passing through San Casciano in Valdi Pesa, Italy, 1944.
Then image: ??
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Florence – Via Maggio

Allied Soldier looking at a sign “beware of enemy snipers” at the Piazza San Felice before riding into the Via Maggio in Florence in 1944. The angle is slightly different though.
Then image: ??
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Florence – Via de Serragli

A Sherman tank enters Florence, 4 August 1944.
Then image: © IWM NA 17593
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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)
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Impruneta – Piazza Buondelmonti

Tanks move through the Italian town of Imprunetta during advance to Florence 1944.
Then image: © IWM NA 17572
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Florence – Porta Romana

A Sherman artillery OP tank of 22nd Field Regiment, South African 6th Armoured Division, entering Florence through the Porta Romano, 4 August 1944.
Then image: © IWM NA 17613
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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
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Impruneta – Via della Fonte

A Sherman tank advancing through Imprunetta, 3 August 1944.
Then image: © IWM NA 17565
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