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["C" Building in Neubozheim]

Description: Photograph of a pair of two story buildings located by a paved road and an ivy-covered tree. The building on the right has larger windows on its second story. The building in the background has a large grate of window panes on its second story, with smaller windows along its ground level.
Date: 1945~
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Carl C. Morgan Standing by Temporary Quarters]

Description: Photograph of Carl C. Morgan wearing a jumpsuit. He has his hands stuffed into his pockets and looks off to the side. Morgan is standing among rocks in front of a temporary quarters that has a sign bearing the names "Capt. Wilson, Lt. Meuser, Capt. Morgan." A man stands in the doorway behind Morgan and holds a picture above his head.
Date: 1945~
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Five American Soldiers Posing Before a House]

Description: Photograph of five uniformed United States Army soldiers standing together in front of a house. The names Weigel and Thompson are written along the bottom of both sides of the photo. The reverse side contains a handwritten description of how the group was returning from somewhere and that a "bunch of Russians" had been sent home.
Date: 1945~
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Five Soldiers on a Jeep]

Description: Photograph of five soldiers posing on a Jeep. One soldier leans against the hood, two are seated in the vehicle, and one sits on the back while embracing the fifth who stands at the rear. The men are identified from left to right as Beckman, Elliott, Petrik, Kjellberg, and Czeiner. The group is situated in front of long ground-level buildings.
Date: 1944~
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[General George S. Patton on the Rhine]

Description: Photograph of United States Army General George S. Patton standing on the edge of a pontoon bridge that spans the Rhine. Several soldiers are standing alongside a truck to the right, with the foremost man bearing a triangular patch over the side of his chest and holding a camera. All are wearing helmets and uniforms. Two houses are visible on the bank in the background. The reverse side bears the caption, "Patton on the Rhine."
Date: March 24, 1945
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[German Soldiers with a Nazi Flag]

Description: Photograph of four German soldiers wearing uniforms and standing with a Third Reich flag. Three of the men are wearing diagonally-crowned caps suggesting that they're officers. The flag, left, bears a swastika that radiates vertical and horizontal bars. An "iron cross" is visible in the upper left quadrant of the flag. Buildings and an industrial crane are visible in the background.
Date: 1945~
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Gun Motor Carriage Stuck in a Peat Bog]

Description: Photograph of a U.S. Army gun motor carriage with its rear half bogged down in peat. One soldier stands on top of the vehicle while another stands in front and inspects the tracks. A caption on the reverse notes that the photograph was taken at the foot of the Alps.
Date: April 1945
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of NCO Training Session]

Description: Photograph of a large group of soldiers sitting on benches outside of a building, facing a man at a podium. Text below the photo says "Sergeants get told in one of the class sessions preparing them for their job of telling the rookies when they arrive for training. These men, of the 493rd Armored Field Artillery Battery, are ones upon whom the punching power of the division will have to depend." The building is labeled "kitchen."
Date: [1942..1944]
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum