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Today in WW II: 24 Oct 1944 US 7th Fleet units block southern approaches to Leyte while 3rd Fleet aircraft attack Japanese task forces in the Sibuyan Sea [Center Force] and Sulu Sea [Southern Force].  More 
24 Oct 1944 Battle of Surigao Strait: last battleship vs battleship action in history; Japanese Navy Southern Force ambushed by US Navy 7th Fleet; heavy Japanese losses [Leyte, 24-25 Oct].
24 Oct 1945 United Nations organization officially comes into existence.
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Kurdish refugee children and an old man help U.S. military personnel dislodge an M151 light vehicle (jeep) from a rut, Iraq(IRQ), April 1991. The U.S. forces are in the region as part of Operation Provide Comfort, an Allied effort to aid the refugees who fled the forces of Saddam Hussein in northern Iraq.
D-Day at Anzio, Italy, 22 January 1944. DUKWs near the beach while, in the background, trucks come ashore on the portable ponton causeway after having unloaded from the LST.
M3A1 scout car, on display inside the World War II hangar of the USMC Air-Ground Museum, Marine Corps Base Quantico, VA. Restoration Section spent nearly three months on repairs, referring to TM9-705, the original technical manual, and old photographs.
XM755 Carrier, 81-mm Mortar: Tracked produced from the M116 Husky base vehicle, circa mid-1960s.
Marines of the 3rd Battalion, 6th Regiment, provide rear defense for their column with a tube-launched, optically-tracked, wire-guided (TOW) heavy anti-tank weapon mounted on an M151A2 jeep, Twentynine Palms, CA, May 1983. The Marines are taking part in Combined Arms exercises Five and Six.
An Amphibious Assault Vehicle 7 (AAV7) rolls down the city streets of Fallujah, Iraq, while patrolling with Company B, 1st Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment personnel and Iraqi soldiers, 4 May 2005.

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