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|Today in WW II: 25 Oct 1943 American and New Zealand troops land at Mono and Stirling, Treasury Islands, south of Bougainville [25-27 Oct]. More ↓
|25 Oct 1944 First operation by the Japanese Kamikaze Special Attack Force: 55 kamikazes strike 7 carriers and 40 other ships, sinking six, off Leyte, Philippines.
25 Oct 1944 Battle off Samar [Leyte]: US Admiral Sprague skillfully prevents a loss to the stronger Japanese force under Japanese Admiral Kurita.
25 Oct 1944 Battle off Cape Engaño (Leyte): lopsided naval battle resulting in the loss of most of Japanese Northern Force to US Admiral Halsey's carrier planes and battleships [25-26 Oct].
25 Oct 1944 Soviet Red Army enters Kirkenes, the first town in Norway to be liberated from the Germans.
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Dodge WC-59 Truck, Telephone Maintenance, 3/4 ton, 4x4 (G-502)
Dodge produced the WC-59 3/4 ton 4x4 Telephone Maintenance truck in 1943, part of the Dodge 3/4 ton WC series of trucks.
Dodge WC-59 Truck, Telephone Maintenance, 3/4 ton, 4x4 (G-502).