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[Boat Called Miss America Sailing Toward a City]

Description: Photograph of a boat sailing toward a hazy city. The boat's hull is darker in color than the bridge. Two American flags can be seen on top of the vessel near a sign that says "Miss America."
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Building Labeled Heidelberg - Kirchheim]

Description: Photograph of a stone building that has a white sign labeled "Heidelberg - Kirchheim" on its side. A colonnade appears in the front of the building. An iron fence runs between these columns and out to the side of the building. Other buildings and trees are visible in the background to the left.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Building with Smokestacks]

Description: Photograph of the side of a long building with two smokestacks visible on its right end. A field in front of this building contains a row of U.S. Army trucks and equipment.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Crane Loading Supplies onto a Ship]

Description: Photograph of a tracked crane being used to load supplies onto a ship. Men can be seen walking by crates in the foreground.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Danzas Voyages SA Building]

Description: Photograph of the Danzas Voyages SA building. The stone structure has multiple stories, a clock to the left, and a sign with its name. Under the building's awning, a couple of cars are visible. Much of the image, however, is obscured by a concrete wall.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Five Soldiers Posing on a Bunk]

Description: Photograph of five uniformed soldiers sitting together on a bunk and posing for the camera. A radiator can be seen under a cluttered windowsill behind them. A pair of skis is visible behind the bespectacled soldier.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Four Soldiers Standing Near a Truck]

Description: Photograph of four United States soldiers wearing field clothing and standing near a truck. They are posing together and leaning on a box. One man on the right is holding a tool.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Group of Men in Heavy Coats]

Description: Photograph of a group of men in heavy coats and hats standing together. All of the men are standing with their backs to the camera.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Group of Soldiers Aboard a Ship]

Description: Photograph of a group of soldiers standing on board a ship. They are wearing heavy coats and a mixture of headwear. There is a pyramid-shaped structure in the background that is comprised of several smaller interlocking triangles. A metal door appears below these triangles.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Man Sitting on a Balcony]

Description: Photograph of a man wearing slacks and an A-shirt while sitting on the railings of a balcony. A man can be seen walking below. Buildings are visible in the background.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Man Standing Before Ruined Buildings]

Description: Photograph of a man wearing a jumpsuit and standing in front of railroad tracks and ruined buildings. Rubble is strewn about the areas behind him. He is squinting and holding a ring-shaped object in his right hand.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Man Wearing a Hat and Coat]

Description: Photograph of a man wearing a broad brimmed hat, a coat, and a collared shirt. He is facing the camera and standing very close. A field of dirt is visible on the left, with a platform appearing in the background.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Man Working on a Snow-Covered Engine]

Description: Photograph of a man working on a large snow-covered engine outdoors besides other snow covered vehicles. A tracked vehicles i partially visible to the left, with two trucks parked behind the man and to the left.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Men Standing Around a Box]

Description: Photograph of men in military uniforms and jumpsuits standing around a waist-high box with a cluttered top. A truck stands to the left of the men. it has an open panel that exposes internal machinery.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Military Policeman Leaning on Pine Tree]

Description: Photograph of a military policeman wearing a khaki uniform, cap, and an armband with an embroidered "M." He is leaning against one of several thin pine trees. There are camp buildings to the right.
Date: August 4, 1943
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[A Peak of the Bavarian Alps]

Description: Photograph of a rugged peak of the Bavarian Alps. Patches of evergreen trees are visible along the bottom and left side of the peak.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[People Gathered Outside of the Hôtel de Ville of Nancy, France]

Description: Photograph of a group of people standing outside of the multi-story Hôtel de Ville of Nancy, France. This building has two rows of large arched windows below a single row of square window. A man is getting out of a car in the foreground.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of a Beach]

Description: Photograph of a beach as seen from a boat. Sand and grass is visible. A dark shape obscures the lower left side of the image.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of a Beach]

Description: Photograph of a beach as taken from a sailing vessel. It is sandy with light vegetation.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of a Beach]

Description: Photograph of a beach as taken from a sailing vessel. It is sandy with light vegetation. Two indistinct shapes occupy the bottom corners of the photo.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of a Beach]

Description: Photograph of a beach as taken from a sailing vessel. It is sandy with light vegetation. Two indistinct shapes are at the bottom corners of the image.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of a Boat at Sea]

Description: Photograph of a boat out on a choppy sea. The photo is taken over the shoulder of a man wearing a thick coat who is looking out toward the boat.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of a Boat at Sea]

Description: Photograph of a boat sailing on a slightly uneven sea. Whitecaps break under the vessel's dark hull. Flags hang from lines secured from the mast. The small portion of the railing from the boat the photographer is standing on is visible to the lower right side of the photo.
Date: 1944~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Photograph of a Boat from Above]

Description: Photograph of a boat taken from above. There is a clear view of the deck and prow as well as tires lining port side. Whitecaps break around the edges of the vessel.
Date: 1942~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum