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Tanker, crew of M-3, with M-1928 submachine gun, Ft. Knox, KY, June 1942
Tanker, member of the crew of an M-3 Lee, with M-1928 submachine gun, Ft. Knox, KY, June 1942.

The Internet has many sources of military photos, ranging from official government archives to personal scrapbooks. This page has a selection of the best, both free and with fees.

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17 Sep 1944 Thousands of Allied planes begin airborne assault on Holland, Operation Market Garden.
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USMC LVT(A)5 Armored Amtrac, restored during 1993-1994 at the Amphibious Vehicle Museum, Camp Pendleton, CA.  The vehicle markings are of the 1st Armored Amphibian Battalion that operated similar LVTs during the Korean War.
M3 Stuart Light Tank being refueled during jungle maneuvers, circa 1941-42. This tank, which replaced earlier light tank models, had as its principal weapon a 37-mm gun.
M151 'Dune Buggy' assembled by the staff of the Naval Communication Station, Cam Ranh Bay, Vietnam. In the photo, Commander William J. Longhi poses with the jeep, used to patrol the perimeter.
M-817 5-ton 6x6 dump truck provides a power source with its bed-mounted generator during exercise Ocean Venture 92, near Camp Lejeune, NC, May 1992
USMC M998 High-Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles (HMMWV) convoy is parked in a column on the side of a road in a wooded area, MCB Camp Lejeune, NC, 1998. The lead M998 has a Marine crewman with an M60 machine gun and a TOW anti-tank weapon.
M1 40mm Bofors Anti-Aircraft Artillery stored in England, ready and waiting for D-Day, 22 May 1944.

Military Image Search Engines

The major search engines (Google, Bing, Yahoo, etc.) have specialized search capabilities for images. Some have a separate video search feature as well, in addition to sites that specialize in video like YouTube. Check the home page for each of them and look for a link to "images" or "video" and try a test search for HMMWV or army jeep. In addition, Web Places has a specialized search engine for clip art which will help you find alternatives on the web for military graphics.

Usenet Military Content

One corner of the Internet that is often overlooked is the Usenet. It is organized into subject matter interest groups across an extremely broad range of categories, including many with a military theme. There are a number of ways to access Usenet, reviewed on this Olive-Drab.com page.

Find More Information on the Internet

There are many fine websites that have additional information on this topic, too many to list here and too many to keep up with as they come and go. Use this Google web search form to get an up to date report of what's out there.

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