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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.

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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Multiple-launch rocket system, commonly known as MLRS.
A Lighter Amphibious Re-supply Cargo (LARC) vehicle, assigned to US Army Corps of Engineers.  This model is LARC-V, fitted with a custom cabin enclosure housing equipment for surveying in the water, across shoals, and through the surf zone up to the base of the beach dunes.
M1070/M1000 Heavy Equipment Transporter System (HET or HETS) deploys transports, recovers and evacuates combat-loaded M1 tanks and other vehicles of similar weight to and from the battlefield. M1070 and M1070A1 tractors are mated with the M1000 Semitrailer.
U. S. troops are shown boarding Army trucks at Oran, Algeria, 14 June 1944. Photograph was taken from gun turret aboard the USAT GENERAL WM. A. MANN.
M901 Improved TOW Vehicle, a variant of the M113 APC, on a road in the Laubach Wald area of Germany, during the Confident Enterprise phase of REFORGER / AUTUMN FORGE '83, 27 September 1983.
M886 1 1/4-ton 4x4 truck, CUCV ambulance Jul 2005

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.

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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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