Today in WW II: 18 Sep 1939 Soviet troops link up with German troops at Brest Litovsk and Vilna, dividing Poland.  More 
18 Sep 1943 US Army, Marine, and New Zealand troops land on Vella Lavella, fifteen miles northwest of Kolombangara, between New Georgia and Bougainville, Central Solomons.
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GMC M215 Truck, Dump, 2 1/2 ton, 6x6 (G-749)

The M-215 2 1/2 Ton 6x6 Dump Truck is part of the GMC M-135 Series of Cargo Trucks. More information is found on the linked page.

GMC M215 Truck, Dump, 2 1/2 ton, 6x6 (G-749), from TM 9-8024
GMC M215 Truck, Dump, 2 1/2 ton, 6x6 (G-749), from TM 9-8024.

GMC M215 Truck, Dump, 2 1/2 ton, 6x6 (G-749), from TM 9-8024
GMC M215 Truck, Dump, 2 1/2 ton, 6x6 (G-749), from TM 9-8024.