Today in WW II: 9 Dec 1940 British North African offensive begins against Italian forces in Somaliland, Egypt and Libya.  More 
9 Dec 1941 HMS Prince of Wales and HMS Repulse sunk by Japanese air attacks of Malayan coast.
9 Dec 1942 Renewed attacks by Australian forces break through and take Gona Village, Papua New Guinea.
9 Dec 1945 Gen. George S. Patton, Jr. severely injured in a collision between his staff car and an Army truck, while on a hunting trip in the country outside Mannheim, Germany.
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Chart of Military Vehicle Ammunition Trailers

2d Infantry Division M5 high-speed artillery tractor towing an M10 ammunition trailer, near Les Moulins, Omaha Beach West Exit D-3, Normandy, France, 7 June 1944
2d Infantry Division M5 high-speed artillery tractor towing an M10 ammunition trailer, near Les Moulins, Omaha Beach West Exit D-3, Normandy, France, 7 June 1944.

Military vehicle trailers for ammunition...

Vehicle Description Photo Link
M-10 M-10 Trailer, Ammunition, 2-wheel (G-660)  
M-21 M-21 Trailer, Ammunition, 4-ton, 2-wheel (G-213)  
M-23 M-23 Trailer, Ammunition, 8-Ton, 4-wheel (G-216)  
M-332 M-332 Trailer, 1 1/2 ton, Ammunition M-332 Trailer, 1 1/2 ton, Ammunition
M-989 M-989 Heavy Expanded Mobility Ammunition Trailer (HEMAT) 11-Ton  

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