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Catalogue number
  • EA 25518
Department
Photographs
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Production date
1944-05
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  • object name: Official photograph
  • object category: Black and white
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Category
photographs

courtesy US government

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Object description

Father (Major) Edward J Waters, a US Army Catholic chaplain, conducts a service on the quayside at Weymouth for army and navy personnel about to take part in the invasion of Europe, June 1944. Troops from Weymouth were destined for Omaha assault area.

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