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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Impruneta – Vicolo della Croce (1)

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)
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