2.10.2004
ENLARGE THE PHOTO
The School of Battle

Associated Press photo, dated June 21, 1943

Corporal Harold Clausen of Beaumont, Texas receives U.S. Army Ranger training in clearing houses at a "battle school" somewhere in England. Note the foliage affixed to his helmet as camouflage. He's also fixed his bayonet to his M-1 Garand rifle.

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