Hillside cemetery containing 1,070 members of two Polish Divisions killed by the Nazis trying to recapture the Benedictine Abbey for the Allies, with Montecassino Abbey in background & the Apennine Mountain Range.


  • Date: 1950-02
  • Location: Cassino, Italy
  • Physical Dimensions: COLOR TRANSPARENCY
  • Subject Keywords: Mountains, Graves, Italy, Wars, Wwii, Cassino, Construction, Polish, Military, Casualties, Debris Clearance, 1950s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Jack Birns
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_1174542
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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