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Creator: Clifford O. Bell

Publisher: United States Army Signal Corps

Title: M-32 Tank Recovery Vehicles and Crew Pull Damaged M-4 Tank Out of Mud in France
Date: February 1945
Medium: Gelatin silver print
Credit Line: Gift of Vahan Ouzoonian
Accession Number: 1991.0001.0101
Inscriptions:7A [crossed out] - 2156/ETO HQ 45 13085 11FEB
CREDIT... U.S. ARMY SIGNAL CORPS
PHOTOG -- T/4 CLIFFORD O.BELL... 163

ATTEMPT IS MADE TO TOW TANK OUT OF MUD. (B)

43RD [crossed out] TNK BN, 12TH ARM DIV, HERRLISHEIM [crossed out]
AREA [crossed out], FRANCE

[handwritten] D165
[stamped] CONFIDENTIAL
PASSED FOR PUBLICATION AS CENSORED
109
15FEB1945
SHAEF
FIELD PRESS CENSOR

MASTER CAPTION FOR 13085-13086,
13088-13091

M-32 TANK RECOVERY VEHICLES AND CREW
PULL DAMAGED M-4 TANK OUT OF MUD IN
HERRLISHEIM AREA [crossed out], FRANCE. SERIES OF
PHOTOGRAPHS SHOWS OPERATIONS AND DIF-
FICULTIES INVOLVED ON 7TH U.S. ARMY
[illegible word] BECAUSE GROUND HAS THAWED.
TANK WAS KNOECKED OUT BY GERMAN
ARTILLERY. (B)

43RD [crossed out] TNK BN, 12TH ARM DIV, HERRLISHEIM [crossed out]
AREA [crossed out], FRANCE

[stamped] CUT ON FACE
Description: Soldier on top of tank sunken in mud
Place Depicted:Europe, Germany, Herrlisheim?
Subjects:
World War, 1939-1945
Soldiers
Tanks (Military science)
Vehicle maintenance & repair
United States. Army.