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The First Three Tanks into Manila

Description: Photograph of five uniformed soldiers sitting on top of a tank. Two of the men sit on its treads, two sit on either side of the turret, and another sits on top of the gun. Trees are visible on either side of the tank.
Date: [1944..1945]
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Three Mechanics Working on an M2 Scout Car]

Description: Photograph of three mechanics working on an M-2 scout car. One of the men kneels besides a can, another works with the exposed axle, and the is on top of the wheel well. The car's front left wheel has been removed and the axle has been raised up on a series of bricks.
Date: [1944..1945]
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

The First Three Tanks into Manila

Description: Photograph of the first three American tanks that invaded Manila during World War II and their crews. On the far left is "Yankee" with Private First Class Don Malmfeldt, Sergeant Lawrence, Corporal Bernardo, and Private First Class Ladato. In the middle is "Battle Basic," which was the first to break down the walls of the Santo Tomas prison camp. Its commander is Captain Jesse Walters, but the rest of its crew is unidentified. The tank to the right, "Old Miss," is commanded by Lieutenant Robert E. Lee.
Date: [1944..1945]
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum