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Today in WW II: 22 Jul 1942 Japanese invade Papua, New Guinea at Basabua then move along the northeast coast of New Guinea to Buna, beginning a long campaign.  More 
22 Jul 1942 Daily gassing of Jews from Warsaw begins at Treblinka; 4000 men, women, children killed daily, the largest slaughter of any single community during the Holocaust [22 Jul-12 Sep].
22 Jul 1944 Setbacks in the Japanese war effort force the resignation of Hideki Tojo as Prime Minister of Japan.
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World War II vintage promotional photo of an unidentified tank chassis, at Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD.  The officer is Brigadier General J.B. Rose, APG Commander.
M-936 5-Ton wrecker tows a High-Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (HMMWV) across a Medium Girder Bridge at OP-5, Marince Corps Base, Camp Lejeune, NC, 11 Feb 1997.
A column of 4th Armored Division M4 Sherman tanks pass a destroyed German vehicle, Auvencheil-Aubac, France, September 1944.
Training truck drivers of the depot group by driving a GMC CCKW 2 1/2-ton 6x6 many times through an obstacle course in the woods, Air Service Command, Robins Field, Warner Robins, GA, July 1943.
Medics from 126th Medical Battalion, US Army National Guard, carry a wounded Marine from 3rd Battalion, 5th Marines, 1ST Marine Division, into an M113 APC  near the Military Operation in Urban Terrain (MOUT) Collective Training Facility, Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, CA, 28 June 1997.
Members of the 522nd Military Intelligence Group sit aboard a Dragoon 300 command, control and communications countermeasures vehicle during the joint exercise Bright Star 83, Cairo West Air Base, Al Qahirah, Egypt, 10 September 1983.  From Wikipedia:  The Dragoon 300 AFV (armoured fighting vehicle) was produced by Arrowpointe Corporation (now General Dynamics Land Division) during the 1980s. It was based on the automotive components of the US Army's M113 APC's and 5 ton trucks. It resembled a larger V-150 Commando.

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