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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

[Photograph of Filipino People]

Description: Photograph of a group of Filipino men, women, and children in a field. A handwritten note on the back of the photo says "Filipinos returning to their homes at Cabanatuam, Luzon. They went to the hills the night before when we had a fight with the Japs."
Date: 1944
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Soldiers Outside Quezon City]

Description: Photograph of Rogers, Webster, Venables, Bud Asthalter, and Reuthinger standing around a Japanese gas tank outside the 44th Tank Battalion headquarters building. Williams and Zumkeller kneel in front of it.
Date: [1944..1945]
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum