Today in WW II: 9 Sep 1939 In large pincer movement east of Warsaw, German forces trap and reduce the remaining Polish forces [9-17 September].  More 
9 Sep 1943 With Italian cooperation, Operation SLAPSTICK lands 3600 men of the British 1st Paratroop Division at the port of Taranto in the Italian heel.
9 Sep 1943 Operation AVALANCHE, invasion of Italy at Salerno uses 450 ships to land a total of about nine divisions.
9 Sep 1944 Communist coup and Bulgarian armistice with USSR.
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Military Type Toyota Landcruiser

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1958 Military Toyota Land Cruiser. Photo: Courtesy of David Marsh
1958 Military Toyota Land Cruiser. Photo: Courtesy of David Marsh.

1960 Military Toyota Land Cruiser. Photo: Courtesy of David Marsh
1960 Military Toyota Land Cruiser. Photo: Courtesy of David Marsh.

1962 Toyota FJ-40 Land Cruiser,  Royal Australian Navy.  Photo: Courtesy of David Marsh
1962 Toyota FJ-40 Land Cruiser, Royal Australian Navy. Photo: Courtesy of David Marsh.

1963 Toyota Land Cruiser FFR, Built by the Delta Motor Co. in the Phillipines, used in the Malaysian conflict. Owned by Lionel Smart (Australia) since 1966. Photo: Courtesy of David Marsh
1963 Toyota Land Cruiser FFR, Built by the Delta Motor Co. in the Phillipines, used in the Malaysian conflict. Owned by Lionel Smart (Australia) since 1966. Photo: Courtesy of David Marsh.

1963 Toyota Land Cruiser FFR, Built by the Delta Motor Co. in the Phillipines, used in the Malaysian conflict. Owned by Lionel Smart (Australia) since 1966. Photo: Courtesy of David Marsh
1963 Toyota Land Cruiser FFR, Built by the Delta Motor Co. in the Phillipines, used in the Malaysian conflict. Owned by Lionel Smart (Australia) since 1966. Photo: Courtesy of David Marsh.

1963 Toyota Land Cruiser FFR, Built by the Delta Motor Co. in the Phillipines, used in the Malaysian conflict. Owned by Lionel Smart (Australia) since 1966. Photo: Courtesy of David Marsh
1963 Toyota Land Cruiser FFR, Built by the Delta Motor Co. in the Phillipines, used in the Malaysian conflict. Owned by Lionel Smart (Australia) since 1966. Photo: Courtesy of David Marsh.