Original wartime caption: Special trains take men of the R.A.F. and the Army from the forward battle areas in Italy to spend their leave in Rome, and, at the end of their leave bring them back from the city to their Unit. Picture (issued 1945) shows - Men of the R.A.F. Regiment on arrival at Rome station at the start of their leave. They are - left to right - Leading Aircraftman W.Singer of Cranford, London; Leading Aircraftman E.Butterfield-Field of Wakefield, Yorks; Leading Aircraftman L. Bryant of Reading, Berks; Leading Aircraftman F.Hurford of Plymouth; Leading Aircraftman P.Barnes of Wigan; Sergeant H. Watson of Sheffield; Leading Aircraftman R.Rees of Merthyr; Leading Aircraftman D. Symes of Llanelly.