December 17, 2003


A recon jeep of the 30th Infantry Division, outfitted with a Browning
M1919 .30-caliber machine gun and radio antenna, is shown on
patrol somewhere in Belgium during the closing phases of the
Battle of the Bulge. The improvised bar welded to the front
bumper was designed to catch and cut wires strung across roads
to decapitate drivers. ACME Press photo ated January 27, 1945.