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More Photos by T/5 Joseph D. Karr,
Combat Photographer, 167th Signal Corp
Joe was assigned to the 102nd Infantry Division to capture on film the events leading up to the Division's assault on the Roer River.

 - November 14-25, 1944 -
Units included are:
  102nd Infantry Division,
2nd Armored Division,  82nd Engineers,  265th Field Artillery Battalion

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ETO HQ 44      26140      14 NOV
CREDITӠARMY SIGNAL CORPS
PHOTOGﵠJ.D. KARR 167

OFFICERS PLAN TACTICAL MAP PRECEDING OPERATION IN HOLLAND. LEFT, CAPT. ARTHUR R. KING, OF TOMS RIVER, N. J. RIGHT, MAJOR MARION F. RATTERMANN, OF CINCINNATI, OHIO.

Headquarters Co., 407TH INF. REGT., 102ND INF. DIV.


ETO HQ 44      26141      14 NOV
CREDIT堓 ARMY SIGNAL CORPS
PHOTOG䯵 J.D. KARR 167

GUN CREW CLEAN ANTI-TANK WEAPON IN PREPARATION FOR NEW OFFENSIVE IN HOLLAND.

A.T. CO 407TH REGT. 102ND INF. DIV.

ETO HQ 44      25951      16 NOV
CREDIT堓 ARMY SIGNAL CORPS
PHOTOGﵠJ.D. KARR 167

AMERICAN TANKS SPEARHEAD A NEW ASSAULT, FOLLOWED CLOSELY BY INFANTRY TROOPS, NEAR LOVERICH, GERMANY. [D]

2ND ARMORED DIV.

ETO HQ 44      25952      16 NOV
CREDITӠARMY SIGNAL CORPS
PHOTOG攮 J.D. KARR 167

AMERICAN TANKS ROAR OUT OF THE TOWN OF BEGGENDORF, GERMANY, AS THEY PUSH ON DEEPER INTO GERMANY IN A NEW ASSAULT. [D]

2ND ARMORED DIV.

ETO HQ 44      25953      16 NOV
CREDITӠARMY SIGNAL CORPS
PHOTOG僠5 J.D. KARR 167

AN AMERICAN TANK CREW TAKES A BREATHER IN THE TOWN OF BEGGENDORF, GERMANY, AS AMERICAN FORCES PUSH ON INTO GERMANY IN A NEW ASSAULT. [D]

2ND ARMORED DIV.

ETO HQ 44      26091      17 NOV
CREDIT堓 ARMY SIGNAL CORPS
PHOTOGﵠJOSEPH D. KARR 167

TANK MEN OF THE 2ND ARMORED DIVISION REFUEL AND REPLENISH AMMUNITION AT BEGGENDORF, GERMANY BEFORE RETURNING TO THE FRONT TO CONTINUE NEW OFFENSIVE INSIDE GERMANY. [F]

2ND ARMORED DIV., 9TH ARMY BEGGENDORF, GERMANY

ETO HQ 44      26093      17 NOV
CREDITӠARMY SIGNAL CORPS
PHOTOGﵠJOSEPH D.KARR 167

PVT. FRANK NAPOLI, WOODHAVEN, QUEENS, N.Y., [USING MINE DETECTOR] AND PVT. HENRY BROWN, SAVANNAHA, GA. LOOK FOR NEW TYPE OF GERMAN ANTI-TANK MINES WHICH DAMAGED TANK IN THE BACKGROUND. NOTE TAPE INDICATING MINED AREA. [F]

82ND ENG., NEAR LOVERICH, GERMANY
 

ETO HQ 44      26094      17 NOV
CREDITӠARMY SIGNAL CORPS
PHOTOGﵠJOSEPH D. KARR ᶷ

SGT. EMIL D. PESDEN, CHICAGO, ILL.,REMOVES SECTION OF TANK TREAD FROM TANK THAT WAS HIT BY A GERMAN ARMOR PIERCING SHELL.

2ND ARMORED DIV., 9TH ARMY BEGGENDORF, GERMANY

ETO HQ 44      26139      17 NOV
CREDITӠARMY SIGNAL CORPS
PHOTOG KARR - 167

CAPT. WILLIAM M. BURWINKLE, OF LOUISVILLE, KY., RECEIVES COMBAT INFANTRY BADGE FROM COL. JAMES C. REED, OF HENDERSON, N.C., IN HOLLAND

407 REGT., 102ND INF. DIV.

ETO HQ 44      26995      23 NOV
CREDITӠARMY SIGNAL CORPS
PHOTOGﵠJOSEPH D. KARR 167

PVT. CHARLES R. BRODERICH, READING, PA., ENJOYS HIS THANKSGIVING TURKEY DINNER IN THE FRONT LINE SOMEWHERE IN GERMANY. [P]

102ND INF. DIV. WAURICHEN, GERMANY

ETO HQ 44      26996      23 NOV
CREDITӠARMY SIGNAL CORPS
PHOTOG䯵 JOSEPH D. KARR 167

TEC 5 ALBERT L. HYTER, TOLEDO, OHIO, ENJOYS HIS TURKEY DINNER WHILE HUDDLED IN BOMBED BUILDING, SOMEWHERE IN GERMANY. [P]

102ND INF. DIV. WAURICHEN, GERMANY

ETO HQ 44      26997      23 NOV
CREDITӠARMY SIGNAL CORPS
PHOTOGﵠJOSEPH KARR 167

MISS JANE N. HIBBARD, GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN, SERVES COFFEE AND DONUTS TO CPL. HARVEY F. CHAPDELAINE, NORTHBORROW, MASS., FROM CLUBMOBILE SOMEWHERE IN GERMANY. [P]

102ND INF. DIV., WAURICHEN, GERMANY

ETO HQ 44      26998      23 NOV
CREDITӠARMY SIGNAL CORPS
PHOTOGﵠJOSEPH D. KARR 167

G.I. INFANTRYMEN ENJOY THANKSGIVING DINNER IN THE WINDOW OF A SHELL TORN BUILDING, SOMEWHERE IN GERMANY. L-R; PFC. WILLIAM G.CURTIS ; SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA; PFC. DONALD R. STRATTON, COLVILLE, WASHINGTON. [P]

102ND INF. DIV. WAURICHEN, GERMANY

ETO HQ 44      27134       25 NOV
CREDITӠARMY SIGNAL CORPS
PHOTOG KARR 167

240MM GUN FIRING ITƉRST ROUND AFTER BEING INSTALLED NEAR SETTERICH, GERMANY.

A BATTERY 265 FA BN XIX CORPS 9TH U S ARMY

ETO HQ 44      27135      25 NOV
CREDIT U S ARMY SIGNAL CORPS
PHOTOG KARR 167

240MM GUN RECEIVES SHELL FOR FIRING ON
TARGETS NEAR SETTERICH, GERMANY.

A BATTERY 265 FA BN XIX CORPS 9TH U S ARMY

Joseph D. Karr
167th Signal Corps
Ubach, Germany, January 1945

 

 

 

 


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