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  • Title: Salvatore D'Addezio photographs
    Date (inclusive): 1930s-1990s
    Collection Number: 2020C37
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Library and Archives
    Language of Material: In Italian
    Physical Description: 2 manuscript boxes, 2 oversize boxes. (2.8 Linear Feet)
    Abstract: D'Addezio was an Italian veterinarian and soldier who served on the Eastern Front during World War II. Photographs of Captain Salvatore D'Addezio.
    Creator: D'Addezio, Salvatore
    Physical Location: Hoover Institution Library & Archives


    Box 4 may not be used without permission of the Archivist. The collection is open for research; materials must be requested in advance via our reservation system. If there are audiovisual or digital media material in the collection, they must be reformatted before providing access.


    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Library & Archives in 2022.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Salvatore D'Addezio photographs, [Box no., Folder no. or title], Hoover Institution Library & Archives.

    Biographical Note

    D'Addezio was an Italian veterinarian and soldier who served on the Eastern Front during World War II.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Includes photographs taken by D'Addezio while serving on the Eastern Front during World War II. Various locations are represented. He was in Yugoslavia from April to July 1941, and there are images taken in Bihać. There are also photographs taken of the destruction in Ukraine, crossings over the Dniester River, Ștefănești and Bessarabia in August 1941, a cemetery of the 3rd Bersaglieri Regiment, and Kraków, Poland. Photographs also depict destroyed Italian vehicles, food aid relief efforts of the German Red Cross, military officers, civilians, and cavalry horses. Also includes four photograph albums belonging to D'Addezio, which contain personal photographs of D'Addezio and span his entire life. Collection includes graphic images of deceased persons.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Eastern Front
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Yugoslavia
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Ukraine
    Bessarabia (Moldova and Ukraine)
    World War, 1939-1945 -- Poland -- Kraków
    Italy. Esercito