[Soldiers Test Firing an M4 Tank] Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title [Soldiers Test Firing an M4 Tank]
  • Series Title George Hatt Collection

Date

  • Creation: 1945-03-12

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: Photograph of three soldiers on an M4 tank. Two of the soldiers are standing behind the tank's turret and look to the left with binoculars, while the other man sits within a hatch on the tank's turret. The reverse side of the photo has a note that says they were testing sandbag and armor plate reinforcement on tanks.
  • Physical Description: 1 photograph : b&w ; 8 x 10 in.

Subject

  • NMC Chenhalls: Print, Photographic
  • NMC Chenhalls: Documentary Artifact
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Military and War - Wars - World War II
  • Library of Congress Subject Headings: World War, 1939-1945.
  • Keyword: WWII
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: People - Groups
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Military and War - Personnel
  • Keyword: 134th Armored Ordnance Maintenance Battalion
  • University of North Texas Libraries Browse Structure: Military and War - Transportation - Land Vehicles - Tanks

Primary Source

  • Item is a Primary Source

Coverage

  • Coverage Date: 1945-03-12
  • Time Period: mod-tim
  • Place Name: France - Lorraine Region - Moselle Department - Faulquemont

Collection

  • Name: World War Two Collection
    Code: WWII
  • Name: Abilene Library Consortium
    Code: ABCM
  • Name: The 12th Armored Division Photograph Collection
    Code: TADP

Institution

  • Name: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum
    Code: TADM

Resource Type

  • Photograph

Format

  • Image

Identifier

  • Accession or Local Control No: TADM_1997-012-024
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metapth436772