US tanks in Italy on 15 January 1944

U.S. Army Signal Corps photograph, from the collection of The National World War II Museum
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6. Photograph. Sherman tank crews move through muddy Italian field. “MM-5-152525”; “Sig. [Signal] Corps Radio Photo-1-15-44. Italy! American M-4 tanks ready to move up. Capt. John Krebs, Odessa, Tex. [Texas], gives vital last minute instructions to members of his crew.” Italy. 15 January 1944

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$120.00
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Accession Number: 
2002.337.006
Date: 
15 Jan 1944-
Location: 
Italia
Hometown: 
Odessa, Texas
Branch: 
Army
Theater of Service: 
Mediterranean Theater of Operations
Unit: 
Fifth Army
Topical Subjects: 
Tanks (Military science)--American--Italy
Military officers--American--Italy
Soldiers--American--Italy
Military mobilizations--Italy
Collection Level: 
From the service of Brigadier General Terence John Tully, a West Point graduate, Signal Officer during the African landings, Chief Signal Officer, Allied Force Headquarters Africa/Italy for all Mediterranean operations. Tully served with the Signal Corps in Italy and North Africa documenting the 5th Army specifically. Later he was Commander of Camp Crowder, Missouri.