American paratroopers in the «Kübelwagen» trophy car

American paratroopers, Kübelwagen


US paratroopers of the 101 Airborne Division, resting outside the French town, which suffered from the fighting. In the foreground – a trophy «Kübelwagen», the German equivalent of “Jeep” SUV.

«Kübelwagen» – multipurpose terrain vehicle with an engine capacity of 1131 cc and a power of 25 hp.

 

 

Place: France, city of Carentan, the intersection of the street Holgate and RN 13.
Date: 12-14 June 1944.

In : 1944

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