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Object Name Print, Photographic
Caption Convoy lunch break, World War II
Description Black & white photograph of lunch time for the convoy. K-rations are being distributed from the cardboard boxes on the ground. An officer on the left is carrying his mess kit. A soldier on the right is sitting on a Jerrycan. Some soldiers still wear helmets. Taken by Lyder Jensen in World War II while in a convoy. Jensen was an infantryman and cook in Battery "D", 639th Antiaircraft Artillery Battalion and served in the winter offensive, Ardennes, Dec. 16, 1944-January 30, 1945, Battle of the Bulge, World War II. Lyder was the father of donor Suzanne Jensen.
Catalog Number 2010-0064-047
Search Terms World War II
U. S. Army
Subjects World War II
Armies
Mess kits
People Jensen, Lyder