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Incoming

A Marine is running for a bunker. Snow is on the ground
Description: Painting, Watercolor on Paper; by Hugh Cabot; 1953; Framed Dimensions 25H X 31W
Accession #: 88-187-AP
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Under constant mortar and artillery fire, the company command post has the war at the bunker door. The shortest distances that must be covered in the essential jobs of laying communications, bringing in needed supplies and treating the wounded must be covered on the run. When it's incoming, there's no time to think and barely enough time to duck. No home, no hole is more welcome than the inside of a Marine-made bunker.

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Wars & Conflicts
  • Korean Conflict 1950-1954
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