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A soldier with the 2/7th Middlesex Regiment shares a cup of tea with an American infantryman in the Anzio bridgehead, 10 February 1944.

American artillery-man PFC Evane Sheldon of Bothell, Washington, enjoys watching two small Italian children on his lap eating his candy. Anzio, Italy. 30 January 1944. U.S. Army Signal Corps photograph, from the collection of The National World War II Museum

U.S. Army soldiers of the 3rd Brigade, 1st Armored Division, part of the U.S. 5th Army (United States Army North) capture and disarm German Wehrmacht soldiers during the Battle of Cisterna. The battle took place from 30 January 1944 to 2 February 1944, in and around Cisterna di Latina, Italy as part of the Battle of Anzio that followed Operation Shingle: the Allied amphibious landings near Anzio and Nettuno during the Italian Campaign. Although the Allies took a number of Axis prisoners, ...

Catholic Mass is held for two soldiers who were killed nearby. San Benedetto, Italy. October 11, 1944. Schmidt. (Army)