Today in WW II: 12 Jun 1940 13,000 British and French troops surrender to Field Marshal Erwin Rommel at St. Valery-en-Caux, France.  More 
12 Jun 1942 Anne Frank's 13th birthday is recorded in the first entry in her diary.
12 Jun 1944 First German V-1 rockets directed at England [12-14 Jun].
12 Jun 1945 Yugoslav Army leaves Trieste; New Zealand Army takes control for the Allies.
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Crane, Wheel Mounted, 5 ton, Model H446 and H446A

The air transportable "Crane, Wheel Mounted, 5 ton" was produced by Hanson Manufacturing Co. in the late 1960s through mid-1970s. It was powered by a Detroit Diesel engine, and had a boom length of 25 feet.

Crane, Wheel Mounted, 5 ton, Model H446A. Photo:  Government Liquidation.com
Crane, Wheel Mounted, 5 ton, Model H446A. Photo: Government Liquidation.com

Crane, Wheel Mounted, 5 ton, Model H446. Photo:  Government Liquidation.com
Crane, Wheel Mounted, 5 ton, Model H446. Photo: Government Liquidation.com

Crane, Wheel Mounted, 5 ton, Model H446. Photo:  Government Liquidation.com
Crane, Wheel Mounted, 5 ton, Model H446. Interior of operators cab. Photo: Government Liquidation.com