American soldiers check an Italian billet for booby traps before converting it for their own use following a successful attempt to seize the town of Gela and surrounding area from Axis forces.


  • Date: 1943-07
  • Location: Gela, Sicily, Italy
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Wwii, Us Armed Forces, Italy, In Foreign Country, Action, Sicily, Wars, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Bob Landry
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_588113
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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