American soldiers are firing from a 240 mm howitzer M1 to the fortress of Intramuros

240 mm howitzer M1

American soldiers are firing from a 240-mm howitzer M1 to the fortress of Intramuros. Intramuros – the oldest district of modern Manila, the capital of the Philippines.
Brick walls encircling the area (Intramuros in translation – “inside walls”), reached 13 m in thickness and 6 m in height.

 

Source of information about the photo:
1. www.ibiblio.org

 

 

Location: Philippines
Date: February 1945

In : 1945

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