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Executed Man | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Executed Man

Executed Man | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Executed man laying on ground as the final bullet is delivered. The execution was somehow bungled by the firing squad and this coup d'grace was required to be done by the battalion's guest, a headquarters colonel. Algeria.

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Executed man laying on ground as the final bullet is delivered. The execution was somehow bungled by the firing squad and this coup d'grace was required to be done by the battalion's guest, a headquarters colonel. Algeria.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:12154
Creation Date: 1957
Creator Name:Chapelle, Dickey
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Collection Name:Dickey Chapelle papers, 1933-1967
Genre:Photograph
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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
RESTRICTED--Permission must be arranged with the copyright holder before this image can be reproduced or published. Chapelle was one of the first women foreign correspondents to cover World War II, the Korean and Vietnam Wars, and military struggles worldwide, particularly against communism. Her work appeared in "Reader's Digest," "National Geographic," "Look," "Saturday Evening Post." Chapelle was killed in Vietnam in 1965. Her collection includes photographs; biographical material and personal papers, primarily news clippings and a few legal documents; taped interviews; and personal correspondence.
SUBJECTS
Plants
Clothing and dress
Dead
Military uniforms
Prisoners of War
War
Men
Outdoor photography
Firearms
Deserts
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Location:Wisconsin Historical Society Archives, 4th Floor, Madison, Wisconsin

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