Servicemen Harry Moore creates an oil stove from spare parts in Italy on 27 November 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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7. Photograph. Serviceman Moore creating oil stove from spare parts. “27 Nov 44. 5/MM-44-30687. Fifth Army, Italy. T/4 [Technical Sergeant Fourth Grade] Harry K. Moore, Portsmouth, Ohio. 1st Armored Division shows his skill in assembling an oil stove for the CG using German shell cases and equipment for the materials. Photo by Schmidt. 3131 Signal Service Co.” Italy. 27 November 1944

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$120.00
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Accession Number: 
2007.048.007
Date: 
27 Nov 1944-
Location: 
Italia
Hometown: 
Portsmouth, Ohio
Branch: 
Army
Theater of Service: 
Mediterranean Theater of Operations
Unit: 
Fifth Army
3131 Signal Service Company
1st Armored Division
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POW / KIA: 
Topical Subjects: 
Stoves
Shells (Ammunition)--German--Italy
Soldiers--American--Italy
Adaptive reuse
Collection Level: 
Signal Corps photographs from the service of William F. Caddell, Sr. taken from the Fall of Rome through the end of the war.