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M4 Sherman 'Cairo' disabled by land mine, Iwo Jima, Japan, Feb 1945; note heavy side planking meant to protect against demolition charges

Caption   M4 Sherman 'Cairo' disabled by land mine, Iwo Jima, Japan, Feb 1945; note heavy side planking meant to protect against demolition charges ww2dbase
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Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 30 Jul 2008



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1. Anonymous says:
11 Oct 2015 07:34:22 PM

The Marine kneeling on the ground looking at the broken tread is my uncle, Lynn Evans. After the war, he was the Sheriff of Trinity County Texas until his death.

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WW2-Era Place Name Iwo Jima, Japan
Lat/Long 24.7833, 141.3167
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