At the beginning of 1944 the Allied Forces fought in the Battle of Anzio which involved the amphibious landing, Operation Shingle. Over 7,000 soldiers lost their lives and many more were injured. The Battle of Monte Cassino (aka the Battle for Rome) involved a series of four Allied assaults and resulted in over 55,000 Allied casualties. These 2 campaigns were some of the hardest fought in WW2.
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- An emotional & informative tour
- Scene of some of the most vicious Italian battles
- Learn about the Allied strategic campaign