The Anzio Express

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Taki Family Collection

Nisei soldier's caption: The Anzio Express. The big German Railway gun, left behind by the enemy as we overrun Rome from Anzio. This guy was used to shell our positions at the beach. Picture taken in June 1944 in Civitavecchia, north of Rome.

June 1944


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Courtesy of the Taki Family

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