Ruins of Abbey of Monte Cassino

This dramatic photo shows the ruins of the Abbey of Monte Cassino after it fell into Allied hands during the Fourth Battle of Cassino. This shows how the hill had been stripped of plant life, but also how strong a defensive position the ruins must have been.
How to cite this article: Rickard, J (24 March 2018), Ruins of Abbey of Monte Cassino , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_monte_cassino_abbey_ruins.html

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