The World War II Photo of the Week
for 15 November 1999
|Destruction at St. Lo
18 July 1944 A smashed roof and shattered windows on the telephone and telegraph building and rubble in the streets show the impact of war on St. Lo as a result of Allied bombing and shelling before the Nazis were driven out of the key communications center in Western Normandy by U. S. troops. U. S. Army Signal Corps Photo (No. ETO-HQ-44-9382) from the Webmaster's collection.