LIFE MAGAZINE AUGUST 14, 1944 - AIRBORNE INFANTRY OFFICER IN NORMANDY
ORIGINAL LIFE MAGAZINE FROM AUGUST 14, 1944, INTACT.
This original Life Magazine, is in tact and has Lt. Kelso C. Horne, of the U.S. Airborne Infantry on the front cover who is one of the thousands of soldier who are winning the battle in France.
The picture on the front is one of the most iconic images of the war. The magazine is in good and complete condition with small rip on cover. A true ICON for any Airborne collection!
Along with a number of great images and advertisements you will find the following articles inside:
Pg… 19 The Week's Events: Break–through in France
Pg… 26 The Week's Events: Editorial: War and Civil Liberties
Pg… 27 The Week's Events: German Prisoner Burlesques Hitler
Pg… 28 The Week's Events: Dewey Starts Campaign
Pg… 30 The Week's Events: G. O. P. Governors
Pg… 32 The Week's Events: P. A. C. Victories
Pg… 35 The Week's Events: Marshal Tito
Pg… 55 The Week's Events: The Fall of Esporio
Pg… 74 Article: The Future of France, by William C. Bullitt
Pg… 43 Close–Up: Chester Gould, by John Bainbridge
Pg… 65 Photographic Essay: The Ledo Road
Pg… 60 Modern Living: "Teen–Age Betty"
Pg… 85 Science: Electricity and Life
Pg… 2 Other Departments: Letters to the Editors
Pg… 12 Other Departments: Speaking of Pictures: Dr. Canby's Best Books for 1924–44
Pg… 90 Other Departments: LIFE Visits the Copacabana
Pg… 94 Other Departments: Pictures to the Editors