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Today in WW II: 21 Oct 1933 Germany gives notice of withdrawal from the League of Nations.  More 
21 Oct 1944 Aachen falls to American troops, the first German city to be captured.
21 Oct 1944 Allied ships experience the first kamikaze attack as a Japanese pilot suicidally flys his bomb carrying plane into the HMAS Australia off Leyte, Philippines.
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A loudspeaker on a jeep being used to instruct German citizens and soldiers at the end of the war, circa May 1945.  Bumper markings:  12th Army Group, 72nd Publicity Service Batallion, 3rd Mobile Radio Broadcasting, vehicle no. 4
US Navy and Army Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) technicians are removing and destroying Chinese 82mm Type 65 Recoilless Rifle and 82mm High Explosive Anti Tank (HEAT) Recoilless Rifle Rounds located in an underground storage bunker near the Kandahar International Airport, Afghanistan, 20 February 2002.  Appears to be M-101A3 Trailer Cargo, 3/4 Ton, 2-Wheel.
M48 tank from 1st Tank Bn, 1st Marine Division, crosses a field while supporting Leathernecks of L Co, 3rd Bn, 1st Marine Regt, during a cordon and search operation near Marble Mountain, south of Da Nang, Vietnam, 1969.
M-2 light tanks lined up after a training battle during the First Army maneuvers in the Carolinas, South Carolina, 16 October 1941.
HMMWV with Full Armor Kit, Marine Armor Kit (MAK), F/HMMWV, 4-DOOR.  The Marine Armor Kit is designed for the 2-door, 4-door, and Armament Variant High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle A2 (HMMWV A2). The kit provides complete 360o protection as well as overhead and underbody protection. Options for the kit include air conditioning and mild steel overlay panels for the doors and rocker panels.
The Barbieri family of Gaithersburg, MD, built this replica of a World War II era Harley Davidson WLA motorcycle in honor of Spc. Thomas 'T.J.' Barbieri, a paratrooper with the 82nd Airborne Division's, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, who was killed in Iraq in 2006.  Photo:  2009.

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