The eruption of the volcano Vesuvius during the Second World War

eruption of the volcano Vesuvius

Panorama of the eruption of the volcano Vesuvius (Naples, Italy) during the Italian campaign in 1944.
The eruption of 1944 was the last eruption of Vesuvius today (the villages of San Sebastiano, Massa di Somme, Ottaviano and part of San Giorgio were destroyed, 57 people were killed).

In the foreground is the Willis SUV of the US Army.




Location: Italy
Photo date: March 1944

In : 1944

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