Photo #: 80-G-252752
Normandy Invasion, June 1944
A member of the the U.S. Navy's Second Beach Battalion disassembles a German "Beetle" remote-controlled miniature explosive tank, on "Utah" Beach, 11 June 1944.
These vehicles were built as mobile anti-landing craft mines.
Photographed by Combat Photo Unit Eight (CPU-8).
Note the DUKY in the immediate background.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
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11 December 2003