Today in WW II: 23 Nov 1940 Ford delivered the Pygmy prototype jeep to the US Army. More 
23 Nov 1942 SS Ben Lomond sunk by German U-boat off the coast of Brazil.
23 Nov 1943 Deutsche Opernhaus, Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church, and many other buildings destroyed by a 764 aircraft RAF bombing raid on Berlin [22-23 Nov].
23 Nov 1944 Strasbourg, in eastern France, liberated by French General LeClerc's 2nd Armored Division. Eisenhower orders controversial halt at the Rhine by US Sixth Army Group.
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GMC M222 Truck, Water Tank, 2 1/2 ton, 6x6 (G-749)

The M-222 2 1/2 Ton 6x6 Water Tank Truck is part of the GMC M-135 Series of Cargo Trucks. More information is found on the linked page.

U.S. Military GMC M222 Truck, Water Tank, 2 1/2 ton, 6x6 (G-749), from TM 9-8024
U.S. Military GMC M222 Truck, Water Tank, 2 1/2 ton, 6x6 (G-749), from TM 9-8024

U.S. Military GMC M222 Truck, Water Tank, 2 1/2 ton, 6x6 (G-749), from TM 9-8024
U.S. Military GMC M222 Truck, Water Tank, 2 1/2 ton, 6x6 (G-749), from TM 9-8024