12.28.2004


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Caterpillar Takes A Hit
Associated Press Wire Photo via U.S. Army Signal Corps, dated September 16, 1943

A U.S. caterpillar tractor (center) burns after being hit and damaged by German 88s, which poured vicious fire at American forces in the Salerno invasion sector, where the 5th Army was reported holding.

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