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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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Called 'Jap Mopper-Uppers' on the original caption, this photo was taken during the fighting on Guadalcanal at Tenaru River, circa August 1942. The two Marine tankers, the closer one armed with a Thompson SMG, stand in front of an M-3 Stuart Light Tank. Courtesy Allison Collection,  Arkansas Museum of Science and History
Dodge WC-51 3/4 ton 4x4 weapons carrier trucks loaded onto a haulaway truck, near Detroit, April 1943.
M4 Sherman tank equipped with T1E3/M1 Roller (Aunt Jemima) mine field clearing rollers, 738th Tank Bn. (Special Mine Exploder/SMX), in a Wehrmacht cemetary, Recht, Belgium, circa January 1945.
American troops blasting Yongdok, Korea, with their 105mm howitzer, 23 July 1950.
US Soldiers with Alpha Company, 3rd Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 10th Mountain Division, look on as a High Mobility Engineer Excavator (HMEE) digs a hole outside Combat Outpost Ahmad Khan, in the Zhari district of Kandahar province, Afghanistan, 19 Oct 2011.
An American solider drives a jeep into a partially cleared area at the devastated Buer-Scholven oil refinery, Gelsenkirchen, Germany, 1945.

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