6.24.2004
ENLARGE THE PHOTO


A Long Tom Arrives in France
undated U.S. Army Signal Corps photo

A 155-mm howitzer, also known as a "Long Tom," is unloaded from an LST (Landing Ship, Tank) as an unidentified Army artillery unit moves inland from either Utah or Omaha Beach some time after the D-Day landings, 1944.

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