70 years ago this month
The Battalion are at Montaquila as counter-attack reserve for 2 Paratroop Brigade, then relief for 24 Battalion atop Colle Belvedere. By months end they had moved up the Rapido valley to Sora. Read the war diary for May 1944 here
Arthur Midwood of B Company who embarked with the Main Body.
Reference: Detail of PA.000048
Photographer: Richard John James Thomson
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