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Senegalese warriors landed by the Coast Guard.

Image ID: 1260384

Senegalese warriors landed by the Coast Guard.  [[Senegalese soldiers with the French Army, moving into the b...]

Image Details

Image Title

:  Senegalese warriors landed by the Coast Guard.

Alternate Title

: [Senegalese soldiers with the French Army, moving into the beaches of Southern France from Coast Guard-manned invasion transports via landing barges.]

Creator

: United States. Coast Guard -- Photographer

Additional Name(s)

: United States. Office of War Information -- Sponsor

Medium

: Gelatin silver prints

Specific Material Type

: Photographs

Item Physical Description

: 1 photographic print : Gelatin silver ; 8 x 10 in.

Item/Page/Plate

: 40490

Notes

: Original file # : S-44-741 ; Caption on back: "Senegalese tribesmen, fierce fighting units of the French Army, move into the beaches of Southern France from Coast Guard-manned invasion transports via landing barges; As boatloads of these grim fighters hit the sand to join the climatic assault on the routed enemy, a Coast Guard-manned transport stands at anchor off shore."

Source

: Military. / World War II / Foreign troops.

Source Description

: 3531 items (9.9 lin. ft., 39 boxes)

Location

: Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture / Photographs and Prints Division

Catalog Call Number

: Sc Photo Military

Digital ID

: 1260384

Record ID

: 612807

Digital Item Published

: 4-29-2005; updated 1-20-2012

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