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No. 145 (October 5, 1948)

Big red 1 "takes 10" ,   pp. [16]-[17] PDF (2.0 MB)


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An MP Is on hand to guide the first elements of the 1st US Infantry
Division to their bivouac area at scenic Garmisch, in Bavaria.
The Big R
Troops of the US ATmy's Is
fantry Division enjoyed a well-eg
week's rest at Garmisch recently
performing strenuous manoeuvei
the former German army tri
grounds at Grafenwoehr.
The 1st Infantry Division, b
known as the Big Red 1 becau4
the shoulder patch which its t
wear, really "took 10" upon mc
into Bavaria's famous resort area
boys pitched their tents in]
shadow of 10,000-foot Zugspitze,
est mountain in Germany, and rez
Photography
Almost totally covered az
mental photographer, is
Chicken for hungry troops of the 26th Infantry Regiment. Kitchen
personnel of the Service Company are shown preparing the meal.
Pvt. Robert J. Marcell (left) and Pic Hombert Lo2ada put their pup
tent in order after arriving in the Garmisch area for a week's rest.


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