Creator

Unknown

Date

1943-1945

Creation Date

2008-06-12

Description

Black & White photograph of four different aerial views of sea ports in France showing bomb damage by the United States Army Air Force during World War II. The top and center right images show bomb damage to the navy yard in Lorient, France. The lower left image shows bomb damage to the port of La Palice [La Pallice], France. The lower right image shows smoke and bomb damage to the port in Brest, France, circa 1943-1945.

Digital Collection

Arnold Clayton Watkins World War II Photograph Collection, 1942-1945

Collection Number

SpC MS 0006

Finding Aid

https://digitalcommons.pittstate.edu/fa/3/

Object Type

Photograph

Image Format

Still Image

Location

Europe--France--Brittany--Lorient; Europe--France--Poitou-Charentes--LaRochelle; Europe--France--Brittany--Brest;

Publisher Digital

Pittsburg State University, Kansas, Axe Library, Special Collections

Notes

Pittsburg State University, Special Collections, 6, Watkins, Arnold Clayton, Envelope 4, 13. Contributed by Joan F. Watkins.

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Keywords

World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American--Aerial photographs; United States. Army Air Forces--History--Aerial photographs; World War, 1939-1945--France--Lorient--Aerial photographs; Lorient (France)--History--Aerial photographs; La Pallice (France)--History--Aerial photographs; World War, 1939-1945--France--Brest--Aerial photographs; Brest (France)--History--Aerial photographs

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