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Today in WW II: 31 Oct 1940 End of Battle of Britain, Hitler's air war against London, other British cities, and the Royal Air Force [RAF].  More 
31 Oct 1941 Destroyer USS Reuben James [DD-245] on Lend-Lease convoy escort duty sunk by German submarine U-552 with the loss of 100 of her crew, the first US naval casualty in the yet undeclared war.
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Co. B, 738th Tank Bn. (Special Mine Exploder/SMX), M32B1 armored recovery vehicle, based on M4 Sherman tank, with T1E1 mine field clearing rollers, near Faymonville, Belgium, 16 January 1945.
Vehicle Maintainer Senior Airman Lesther Lopez prepares to slide up under a M915A3 tractor-trailer truck during scheduled maintenance at an Army post in Southwest Asia, circa April 2008.
SGT James B. Aets uses a quadrant to determine the elevation of the 155mm Schneider Howitzer, while CPL Charles J. Hines sights on the aiming stake, early in WW II.
Bridge construction trucks. Engineer units of the armored forces use special trucks like this for transporting and placing treadway bridges. Equipped with winches and crane members, these vehicles make quick work of laying bridge sections on pontoons. This particular truck is an engineer variant produced by FWD, in use at Fort Knox, KY, June 1942.
Soldiers of headquarters company of the Armored Corps lifting a Ford GP prototype jeep to repair it at their bivouac area near Manchester, TN, during Second Army maneuvers, June 1941. Left to right: Private William Lowe, Captain Frank Yung, Private Sam Salen, and Private J.J. Nay.

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