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25th Infantry Division
161st Infantry Regiment
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Rutherford 1945
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Sparton 1945
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Carl R. Thien 1945

Wartime History
Destroyed at San Manuel on January 27, 1945 by a Japanese sapper suicide attacker using a mine attached to a pole.

165 Days: A Story of the 25th Infantry Division page 29:
"During one of th emany counterattacks, a 'Nip' managed to get a lunge mine on oneof our M.7's, but what was left of the Jap stayed beside the wreckage and our doughboys destroyed scores of enemy tanks."

References
Thanks to Bert Caloud and Dave Kerr for additional information
165 Days: A Story of the 25th Infantry Division on Luzon, page 30-31

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August 19, 2018

 

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