The WWII 300th Combat Engineers

Charlie Yelton driving a dozer
Charlie Yelton operating a bulldozer

Image Gallery

Images of WWII

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(left to right) Fred Gill Tosano and Hubert Reinke
Photo: HR

Fred Gill Tosano and Hubert Reinke

(left to right) Hubert Reinke, Fred Gill Toscano, and Arlis F. Horn
Photo: HR

left to right Hubert Reinke Fred Gill Toscan, and Arlis F Horn

(left to right) Vogel, Jack Poss, and Ted Kilian
Photo: HK

left to right Vogel Jack Poss and Ted Kilian

(left to right) Winston Yelton, Charley Yelton, Charles Palmer, and Carl Ford
Photo: CP

left to right Winston Yelton Charley Yelton Charles Palmer and Carl Ford

Medic of the 300th Engineers
Photo: DG

Medic of the 300th Engineers

MPs on beer break
Photo: FN

MPs on beer break

Nap time after photo
Photo: FN

Nap time after photo

Nazi flag, German medals, watch from local family, binoculars from Rhine River, Nazi soldier
Photo: PR

Souvenirs from the war

Nurses taking a break
Photo: FN

Nurses taking a break

Piece of parachute from D-Day found by Don Richter
Photo: DR

Piece of parachute from D-Day found by Don Richter

Postcards of a mansion that Co. C took over before crossing the Rhine River
Photo: CE

Postcards of a mansion that Company C took before crossing the Rhine River

Postcard sent home July 14, 1943 of Oregon State Capitol
Photo: CE

Postcard sent home July 14 1943 of Oregon State Capitol

Randy Hanes collection, including shrapnel (bottom right) that hit Randy in France
Photo: RH

Randy Hanes collection including shrapnel that hit Randy in France

Randy Hanes collection, canteen
Photo: RH

Randy Hanes collection canteen

Randy Hanes collection, compass with back of folder
Photo: RH

Randy Hanes collection compass with back of folder

Randy Hanes collection, compass with front of folder
Photo: RH

Randy Hanes collection compass with front of folder

Randy Hanes collection, dynamite with wiring
Photo: RH

Randy Hanes collection dynamite with wiring

Randy Hanes collection, wiring and explosives
Photo: RH

Randy Hanes collection explosive wiring

Randy Hanes collection, German helmet, canteen and map kit
Photo: RH

Randy Hanes collection German helmet canteen and map kit

Randy Hanes collection, German helmet
Photo: RH

Randy Hanes collection German helmet

Randy Hanes collection, hand weapons
Photo: RH

Randy Hanes collection hand weapons

Randy Hanes collection, helmet mesh details
Photo: RH

Randy Hanes collection helmet mesh details

Randy Hanes collection, helmet mesh
Photo: RH

Randy Hanes collection helmet mesh

Randy Hanes collection, his helmet with plastic liner. The ring inside is from cooking in the helment
Photo: RH

Randy Hanes helmet

Randy Hanes collection, his helmet
Photo: RH

Randy Hanes helmet

Randy Hanes collection, map kit
Photo: RH

Randy Hanes collection map kit

Randy Hanes collection, pillow cover from Camp White
Photo: RH

Randy Hanes collection pillow cover from Camp White

Randy Hanes collection, utility belt with canteen
Photo: RH

Randy Hanes collection utility belt with canteen

Soldier and Hubert Reinke (on right)
Photo: HR

Soldier and Hubert Reinke

Three engineers on a bridge
Photo: DR

Three engineers on a bridge

Three Engineers with their tools at a sawmill. Arlis F. Horn is on the right.
Photo: DG

Three Engineers with their tools

Uniform of the day
Photo: FN

Uniform of the day

LST and Dozer advertisementth Engineers
Photo: PR

LST and Dozer ad

Ponton Bridge work advertisementth Engineers
Photo: PR

Ponton Bridge work advertisement

Guarding the bridge
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Guarding the bridge

Clearing obstacles
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Clearing obstacles

A Sherman tank with mine clearing attachment
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A Sherman tank with mine clearing attachment

Crossing a light ponton bridge
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Crossing a light ponton bridge

Crossing a light ponton bridge
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Crossing a light ponton bridge

Building a steel Treadway Bridge
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Building a steel Treadway Bridge

A Bailey Bridge
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A Bailey Bridge

A Bailey Bridge
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A Bailey Bridge

Building a bridge
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Building a bridge

Building a Bailey Bridge
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Building a Bailey bridge

Building a bridge
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Building a bridge

Crossing a river
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Crossing a river