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U.S. Marines Using International Crawler Tractors | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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U.S. Marines Using International Crawler Tractors

U.S. Marines Using International Crawler Tractors | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
U.S. Marines using International crawler tractors (TracTracTors).  The photo caption reads:  "Marines 'mopping up' on Namur Island in the Marshalls use their bulldozers to flush Jap snipers out of debris near the air ship."  These International crawler tractors are an active combat weapon, as well as an important piece of construction equipment. Official U.S. Marine Corps Photograph.
DESCRIPTION
U.S. Marines using International crawler tractors (TracTracTors). The photo caption reads: "Marines 'mopping up' on Namur Island in the Marshalls use their bulldozers to flush Jap snipers out of debris near the air ship." These International crawler tractors are an active combat weapon, as well as an important piece of construction equipment. Official U.S. Marine Corps Photograph.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:24681
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. 156
Original Dimensions:8 x 10 inches
SUBJECTS
Islands
Armed Forces
Marines
World War, 1939-1945
Men
Outdoor photography
Trucks

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