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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: 1991.0001.0016
Inscriptions:MASTER CAPTION FOR 12085-13086, 13088-13091

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

43rd [crossed out] TNK BN, 12th ARM DIV, HERRLISHEIM AREA [crossed out], FRANCE

7A [crossed out] - 2154/ETO HQ 45 13086 11 FEB CREDIT… U.S. ARMY SIGNAL CORPS PHOTOG--T/4 CLIFFORD O.BELL... 163

THREE M-32 TANK REVOERY VEHICLES ARE HITCHED TO KNOCKED OUT M-4 TANK IN PREPARATION FOR PULLING IT OUT OF MUD. (B)

43rd [crossed out] TNK BN, 12th ARM DIV, HERRLISHEIM AREA [crossed out], FRANCE

DD 165

[stamped] CONFIDENTIAL
PASSED FOR PUBLICATION
100
FEB 1945
Description: Line of soldiers with heavy vehicles pulling a damaged tank
Place Depicted:Europe, France, Herrlisheim?
Subjects:
Tanks (Military science)
Soldiers
Vehicle maintenance & repair
United States. Army.
World War, 1939-1945