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Photo: The Monastery after the bombing on 15 February 1944. 

Photo:  The Monastery in 1951 during reconstruction with Italian Government funding.



Photo:  Artillery shell storage casings at Cassino in 1944.

Photo:  Castle Hill from Point 236 on Monastery Hil in 2007.



Photo:  Men of 143 Inf Regt move up to the River Rapido on 21 January 1944.

Photo:  Castle Hill in the morning mist in 2010.

Photo:  Castle Hill and Cassino town from Cassino Railway Station in 1944.

Photo:  The Castle from Cassino town in May 1944.

Photo:  The Monastery, Hangman's Hill and the Polish Cemetery in 2006.

Photo:  The Monastery entrance in June 1944.



Photo:  View of Cassino town and the Castle in May 1944.



Photo:  The Monastery from Monte Cairo.

Photo:  The Monastery in June 1944.

Photo:  Caves used by the German 1 Parachute Division for ammunition storage and accommodation February-May 1944. 

Photo:  Caves used by the German 1 Parachute Division for ammunition storage and accommodation February-May 1944.

Photo:  Troops from 2 NZ Div advancing into Cassino town in Mar 44.

Photo:  The Monastery in May 1944.

Photo:  Poles from II (PO) Corps behind the Monastery in May 1944.

Photo:  View of Point 593 from inside the Monastery in June 1944.

Photo:  Troops from 1 Parachute Division defending Casino town in March 1944.

Photo:  The Polish Cemetery, Point 569, Point 575, Point 593, Snakeshead Ridge and Monte Cairo from the Monastery in 2007.

Photo:  Observation Post from I Battery 2 RHA on Monte Trocchio overlooking Monte Cassino and the Liri valley in May 1944.


 

Photo:  View of Monte Cassino and Monte Castellone from Terelle in 2010.

Photo:  View of Monte Cassino from the Liri valley at Pignataro.

Photo:  Bogged in tank from 756 US Tk Bn in front of Caira in the Rapido valley in January 1944.

Photo:  The Monastery in 2010 from Point 593.

Photo:  Cassino town in June 1944.

Photo:  Machine gun pair from German 1 Parachute Division in Cassino town in March 1944.

Photo:  The Monastery from Snakeshead Ridge and the lower slopes of Point 444 in May 1944.

Photo:  Allied smoke cover over Cassino town in February 1944.

 

Photo:  The German Military Cemetery at Caira.


Photo:  The Monastery and Hangman's Hill on 23 June 2011. 



Photo:  The Monastery from Route 6 in June 1944.  IWM.



Photo:  Three German Prisoners of War on Route 6 below the Monastery in June 1944.  IWM.



Photo:  Mules from 359 Pack Transport Company RASC being loaded in Tunis on SS Mont Everest in January 1944 for deployment at Cassino.  M Berridge.



Photo:  Carpathian monument on Point 593 in April 2012.



Photo:  The Monastery under re-construction.



Photo:  Cassino town in the 1950s.



Photo:  Tremonsouli-Minturno-Tufo Ridge from Minturno CWGC cemetery in 2012.  P Reed.



Photo:  View of Monte Cassino and the Liri valley from the top of Monte Trocchio in 2008.  R Bexley. 



Photo:  Offrs and WOs from 26 Engineer Regiment on Point 593 in 2013.  Bob Mather.



Photo:  Men of 99 LAA Regt RA deploying smoke pots in Op GOLDFLAKE at Amazon Bridge in May 44.  Capt Ian Williamson.



Photo:  The destroyed Railway Station at Cassino in May 44.  Capt Ian Williamson.



Photo:  Officers of 329 LAA Bty RA at the base of Castle Hill in May 44.  Capt Ian Williamson.



Photo:  Capt IC Williamson, OC R Tp 329 LAA Bty RA driving two German PWs at Cassino in May 44.  Capt Ian Williamson.



Photo:  View of smoke in front of Monte Cassino and Monte Cairo in May 44.  Capt Ian Williamson.



Photo:  99 LAA Regt RA preparing smoke cannisters.  Capt Ian Williamson.



Photo:  R Tp 329 LAA Bty RA.  Sgt Wray's gun position at Cassino.  Capt Ian Williamson.



Photo:  View of Castle Hill in May 44.  Capt Ian Williamson.



Photo:  New Zealand tanks in Cassino town destroyed during the Third Battle.  Capt Ian Williamson.



Photo:  Destroyed German tank turret on the Hitler Line.  Capt Ian Williamson.



Photo:  Destroyed German tank turret on the Hitler Line.  Capt I Williamson.



Photo:  German tank turret on the Hitler Line.  Capt I Williamson.



Photo:  Rear of German tank turret on the Hitler Line.  Capt I Williamson.



Photo:  Engineers near the Cassino church in 1944.  Getty.



Photo:  View of the Monastery and Monte Cairo from just above the 36 US Inf Div crossing points in May 2013.  James Gould.



Photo:  View of the Monastery in the early morning mist from the Caruso Road in April 2014.



Photo:  View of Monte Trocchio from the CWGC cemetery in May 2014.  Elizabeth Oliver.



Photo:  The Polish Memorial at Piedmonte San Germano.  Mark Hendrickson.



Photo:  Soldiers from II (PO) Corps evacuating casualties from Snakeshead Ridge on 19 May 44.  IWM



Photo:  View of the Rapido Valley from above Portella.  Sue Hughes



Photo:  The restored ceiling above the altar in the Benedictine Monastery at Cassino.  Sue Hughes



Photo:  View of the Monastery from behind the Polish Cemetery.  Sue Hughes


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