1945-929-Okinawa-Edit-2 After the invasion of the Philippines at Leyte and then Okinawa, the Amtracs of the 718th Amphibious Tractor Battalion were all but worn out. In preparation for the invasion of Japan, the Battalion received replacements, seen above. The old amtracs were scuttled in the ocean off Okinawa (minus their machine guns which were reused).
Panzerkampfwagen III Ausf. D - One of the first Panzer III pre-series (until the Ausf. E) during the launch of the campaign in Poland ... To his right one of the first Panzer IV kurtz. #worldwar2 #tanks