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[Photograph 2012.201.B1351.0858]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "A U.S. Third army soldier stands before the main gate of captured Fort Driant, at Metz, France, looking over the extensive damage resulting from bitter fighting that preceded German surrender."
Date: 1944
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0366.0275]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Destructive force of the explosion of a butane truck which spread death and damage in Capital Hill Friday is shown here."
Date: April 1, 1944
Creator: Stockwell, Bill
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0366.0279]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Two of the big cylindrical tanks ripped from the truck by the explosion are shown above in a vacant lot half a block away."
Date: March 31, 1944
Creator: Kaho, C. J.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0366.0281]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "The butane truck which exploded in the 4300 block S. Robinson, killing three persons, injuring 20 and spreading wide destruction, still burns in the picture above right."
Date: March 31, 1944
Creator: Kaho, C. J.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0366.0280]

Description: Photograph taken for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "At right, S. S. Jamison and Fireman Lloyd D. Robertson of No.3 Engine, survey a part of the tank which cut a huge hole into the side of the Jamison home, 140 SW 42."
Date: March 31, 1944
Creator: Meek, Richard B.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B0979.0095]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "To the sevice men's edition Saturday came a plea from five C.B. Oakies who have been put out in the South Pacific 16 months. "Send us some hometown pictures."
Date: April 14, 1944
Creator: Meek, Richard B.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1351.0854]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Damaged buildings in th war-battered town of Marigny, France after its capture by American troops during the drive on Coutances."
Date: August 3, 1944
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1351.0844]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "American infantrymen in the Fort Du Roule, overlooking the strategic French Port of Cherbourg, seek entrance to the coastal batteries which continue to fire despite the fact that Yanks have overrun the mighty Nazi bastion."
Date: July 1, 1944
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1351.0859]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "DURING EVACUATION- This official French picture shows, according to censor-approved caption a structure in Dunkerque one hour after an explosive bomb had struck it, blowing down its walls and setting fire to the debris."
Date: 1940
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society