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[Bernard Marion and Thomas McKnight Eating K-Rations]

Description: Photograph of uniformed U.S. Army soldiers Bernard Marion and Thomas McKnight eating K-rations. Marion has his hand on a knife sheath to the left of the jeep, while McKnight holds a helmet and a pair of gloves. A pot and ration materials are spread out over the jeep's hood. The word "Hunky" has been painted under the windshield.
Date: 1945~
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Corporal James Hannon in a Courtyard]

Description: Photograph of uniformed U.S. Army soldier Corporal James Hannon standing in an earthen courtyard. He is wearing a jacket, gloves, and a helmet. Vehicles are parked behind him along the sides of two long buildings with steeply gabled roofs. Two soldiers are walking to the left of Hannon.
Date: 1945~
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Elmer Heinlein in a Water Truck]

Description: Photograph of Elmer Heinlein sitting in the driver's seat of a water truck. He looks out of the open side window and is wearing a billed cap and a shirt with rolled sleeves. The truck has been painted with the image of a diamond on the door hinge, a star near the door's center, and the words "New-York-Blackie" just below the window.
Date: 1945~
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Ernest Akaiwa and Friend by Jeep]

Description: Photograph of two uniformed U.S. Army soldiers standing together in front of a jeep. Both men are wearing coats. The man on the right is smoking a cigarette and wearing heavy gloves. One of the men is Ernest Akaiwa. The photographer's shadow is visible along the bottom of the photo.
Date: 1945~
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Four Soldiers and a Motorcycle]

Description: Photograph of Herbert L. Franks, Staff Sergeant Fred Shohayda, Andrew Jama, and William Self standing together on a dirt road. They are wearing U.S. Army uniforms. Self wears a helmet while the others wear soft caps. Jama is sitting on a motorcycle. Two houses with steep gables are visible in the background.
Date: 1945~
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Four Soldiers Gathered Among Stones]

Description: Photograph of four uniformed U.S. Army soldiers together near some low stone blocks. Roy Lobosco stands near a jeep to the left. Joseph Romisoukas crouches and looks backward toward the camera. Clarence Oxford is reclining on the ground. John Poulos sits on one of the stone blocks and looks towards the camera.
Date: 1945~
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Four Soldiers with Armored Vehicle]

Description: Photograph of four uniformed U.S. Army soldiers together with an armored vehicle. Two men stand to the left of the vehicle and two sit on it. The men are identified as Schneider, Seron, King, and Sczymovics. A building with multiple chimneys and jeeps with long antennas are behind the men.
Date: 1945~
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum