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Alsos H47

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Image title: 
Child Playing in the Rubble
Credit line: 
AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Gift of Michaele and Terry Thurgood, Thurgood Collection

German boys playing with anti-artillery gun in ruins.
Original Caption: "This picture might be labeled WWII. These German boys are playing with an undamaged Heinie AA gun which has four planes painted on its shield.  The seem to know all about the gun and could spin it around on its mount easily."

Original format: 
1 negative (black and white; 4 x 5 inches)