Today in WW II: 20 Nov 1940 Hungary joins Hitler's Axis Tripartite Pact, followed by Romania and Slovakia in the next few days [November 20-25].  More 
20 Nov 1942 British forces capture Benghazi, Libya.
20 Nov 1942 Alaska-Canadian [ALCAN] Highway dedicated at Soldiers Summit and officially opened, although not generally usable until 1943.
20 Nov 1943 Makin, Tarawa [Gilbert Islands] invasion by US amphibious force [20-23 Nov].
20 Nov 1944 Hitler leaves his Wolf's Lair field headquarters [near Rastenburg, East Prussia] to go to Berlin, never to return.
20 Nov 1945 Nuremberg war crimes trials begin.
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M1076 Palletized Load System Trailer (PLST)

The M1076 Palletized Load System Trailer is a component of the US Military family of Palletized Load System (PLS) vehicles. General information about the PLS series is found on the linked page.

The M1076 Palletized Load System Trailer (PLST) is designed specifically for interoperability with the Palletized Load System trucks. The trailer can be loaded directly from the PLS truck using the Load Handling System (LHS) and M1077 Flatrack.

M1076 Palletized Load System Trailer (PLST).  From TM 9-2320-364-10, Page 1-5, Figure 1-3
M1076 Palletized Load System Trailer (PLST). From TM 9-2320-364-10, Page 1-5, Figure 1-3.

M1076 Palletized Load System Trailer used by 502nd Engineers building assault bridge over the Euphrates River, December 2004
M1076 Palletized Load System Trailer used by 502nd Engineers building assault bridge over the Euphrates River, December 2004.

PLS truck with M1076 PLS trailer
PLS truck with M1076 PLS trailer.