LOUISIANA MANEUVERS  SEPTEMBER 1941


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 Joseph R. McWhirt Collection

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CAROLINA MANEUVERS  November 1941


Carolina Maneuvers: An area of around 10,000 square miles between Fort Jackson and Fort Bragg in North Carolina was used by approximately 350,000 troops of the First Army, two armored divisions, and tank and aviation units in the most comprehensive maneuvering exercises in the nation’s history from November 3-30.

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Col.  Melville Phillips -  Joseph R. McWhirt Collection

 3rd Attack Group Camp Site -  Joseph R. McWhirt Collection

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 Francis G. Patnaude Collection

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