Jeep carrying Lt. General Truscott driving on muddy mountain road near Vergato, Italy on 11 December 1944.

U.S. Army Signal Corp photograph, Gift in Memory of William F. Caddell, Sr., from the collection of The National World War II Museum
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3. Photograph. US Army jeep carrying Lt. General Truscott driving on muddy mountain road. “11 Dec 44. 5/MM-44-31469. Fifth Army, Vergato, Mount Sole Area, Italy. The three star peep [sic] of the new Fifth Army Commanding General, Lt. Gen. Lucian K. Truscott, Jr., rounds a muddy stretch of peep trail well forward on the Fifth Army front. This was Gen. Truscott’s first visit to the IV Corps sector. Photographer: Edwards. 3131 Signal Service Co.” Vergato, Italy. 11 December 1944

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$120.00
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Accession Number: 
2007.048.003
Date: 
11 Dec 1944-
Location: 
Vergato
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Branch: 
Army
Theater of Service: 
Mediterranean Theater of Operations
Unit: 
Fifth Army
3131 Signal Service Company
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Topical Subjects: 
Jeep automobiles--American--Italy
Mud--Italy
Military officers--American--Italy
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Signal Corps photographs from the service of William F. Caddell, Sr. taken from the Fall of Rome through the end of the war.