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Artillerymen Test Motorized Pontoons as New Crossing Aid
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1931
Military - Training - River Crossing; Barge - Pontoon - Motorized; Cavalry - Artillery - Smoke screen; Horses - Unloaded - Ferry;
05:27:42:00 - 05:28:31:00 B W 1931 04 30 Artillerymen Test Motorized Pontoons as New Crossing Aid MD, Doves Cove View from water level of loading cavalry horses, artillery on floating sections. Rowboats with motors releaseing smoke screen as barge is floated across river. Horses unloaded. Release sheet--Guns & trucks moved over Bush River...the Sixth Regiment bridges stream...
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