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[Bare Trees at Herrlisheim, France]

Description: Photograph of a group of thin, bare trees at Herrlisheim, France. A small wire fence is visible on the lower right portion of the photo.
Date: October 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Copse of Barren Trees]

Description: Photograph of a copse of barren tree behind a wire fence. Houses are visible in the background behind the trees.
Date: October 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Destroyed Building in Herrlischeim, France]

Description: Photograph of a ruined building in Herrlischeim, France. The building's first story is intact, but its second story has been destroyed leaving only a few remaining walls. Rubble is piled around the bottom of the building. Bare trees grow in the background and a railroad track runs across the front of the photo in the foreground.
Date: October 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Destroyed Sherman Tank]

Description: Photograph of a destroyed Sherman tank in a field by a group of buildings. The tank has been overturned, had a tread ripped off, and its turret removed.
Date: October 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Dug-In German Tank]

Description: Photograph of a German tank that has been dug into the earth beside a narrow stream. The tank faces away from the camera. Another tank can be seen in the background close to a group of barren trees.
Date: October 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Dug-In German Tank]

Description: Photograph of a German tank that has no tracks and has been placed in a hole that covers its wheels. Its turret points to the right. Open hatches located on the left side of the turret. A row of bare trees is visible in the background.
Date: October 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Field at Herrlisheim, France]

Description: Photograph of a field beside a road in Herrlisheim, France. Bare trees line the road. A pile of gravel sits at the lower right corner of the photo.
Date: October 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Joe Connelly Standing Beside a Wrecked Tank]

Description: Photograph of Joe Connelly standing beside a wrecked American tank. Connelly is wearing a U.S. Army uniform and garrison cap. The tank's turret lies beside the tank, which is upside down and bereft of its tracks.
Date: October 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Man with a Horse-Drawn Plough]

Description: Photograph of a man walking behind two horses pulling a plough through an earthen field. Trees are visible in the background.
Date: October 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Overturned American Tank]

Description: Photograph of an overturned tank from the 43rd Tank Battalion. A faded white star is painted on the tank's shadowed hull.
Date: October 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[An Overturned Tank in a Field]

Description: Photograph of a tank that has been overturned on an earthen field. Most of its treads have been removed. Buildings are visible in the background to the left.
Date: October 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[An Overturned Tank in a Field]

Description: Photograph of a tank that has been overturned on an earthen field. Most of its treads have been removed. Swastikas and German graffiti have been painted on the side of the tank's hull.
Date: October 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Part of a Destroyed Sherman Tank]

Description: Photograph of a Sherman tank that was destroyed in Herrlisheim, France. The photograph offers a close-up view of a fading star that has been painted on the side of the vehicle.
Date: October 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Partially Submerged Tank Wreck]

Description: Photograph of a wrecked tank that is lying on its side and is partially submerged in water. Its turret has been removed and the inside of the tank is visible. A hatch near the water line is missing, while a hatch higher up on the tank hangs open.
Date: October 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Richard Koos Standing on a Wrecked German Tank]

Description: Photograph of a uniformed soldier named Richard Koos as he stands on top of a wrecked German tank. The turret is pointed to the left and its hatches are open. A canal is visible behind the tank.
Date: October 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Richard Koos Standing on a Wrecked Tank]

Description: Photograph of a uniformed soldier named Richard Koos as he stands on top of a wrecked American tank. The turret is pointed to the right and its hatches are open. Bare trees and buildings are visible behind the tank.
Date: October 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Road at Herrlisheim, France]

Description: Photograph of a road in Herrlisheim, France. Small buildings and bare can be seen on either side of the dirt road.
Date: October 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Sherman Tank Turret in a Canal]

Description: Photograph of a Sherman tank's turret that is located just above the waterline of a canal. Vegetation is clinging to the right side of the turret and its open hatch.
Date: October 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Sign for Herrlischeim, France]

Description: Photograph of a sign on a tree denoting Herrlisheim, France. A pile of rubble, a tank, and buildings can be seen behind the tree in the background to the right.
Date: October 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Sign for Herrlischeim, France]

Description: Photograph of a sign on a tree denoting Herrlisheim, France. A pile of rubble, a tank, and buildings can be seen behind the tree in the background to the right, while people walk on a path on the left.
Date: October 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Soldier by Sign for Herrlischeim, France]

Description: Photograph of a uniformed soldier standing with his hand on a wooden sign for Herrlischeim, France. The sign is beside a road that is lined with several houses. Bare trees are visible in the background to the right.
Date: October 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Soldier Standing on Wrecked German Tank]

Description: Photograph of a uniformed American soldier standing on top of a wrecked German tank that rests beside a canal. A field and bare trees are located on the other side of the canal.
Date: October 1945
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum