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Marines Using International TD-9 Tractor to Search for the Enemy | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Marines Using International TD-9 Tractor to Search for the Enemy

Marines Using International TD-9 Tractor to Search for the Enemy | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
Two U.S. Marines using an International TD-9 diesel TracTracTor (crawler tractor) and bulldozer to search for Japanese soldiers on Namur, Kwajalein Atoll, Marshall Islands. Original caption reads: "The Jap pill boxes were buried so well only a bulldozer could rout them out."
DESCRIPTION
Two U.S. Marines using an International TD-9 diesel TracTracTor (crawler tractor) and bulldozer to search for Japanese soldiers on Namur, Kwajalein Atoll, Marshall Islands. Original caption reads: "The Jap pill boxes were buried so well only a bulldozer could rout them out."
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:12144
Creation Date: 1944
Creator Name:United States. Marines.
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Collection Name:Photo albums, circa 1899-1965
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:photographic print, b&w
Original Format Number:MCC MSS 7Z, album 587, pg. 71
Original Dimensions:10 x 8 inches
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Official U.S. Marine Corps photograph. See also Image IDs: 12145 & 12456.
SUBJECTS
Tractors
Islands
Marines
World War, 1939-1945
Men
Outdoor photography
Military uniforms

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