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Peter McIntyre, Bombing of Cassino Monastery and town, May 1944

Ref: AAAC 898 NCWA 13

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The bombing of the monastery at Cassino, with Castle Hill and the town below. It was a controversial decision to bomb the historic monastery, but one that may have saved the lives of many New Zealand soldiers.

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Battle of Monte Cassino, Italian Campaign

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