San Antonio, Texas. From a position behind the "front lines", the airborne troopers were rushed to the objective on a split-second schedule to deliver the first blow in a carefully-planned offensive. A jeep is being loaded into a plane as part of this problem
Image source: U.S. Army Signal Corps.
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Transfer; United States. Office of War Information. Overseas Picture Division. Washington Division; 1944.
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