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Cautious reconnaissance

A US 89th Infantry Division soldier, armed with an M1 carbine, looking for snipers while clearing out the neighborhoods in the German city of Werdau in Saxony; April 24, 1945.

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One of the last things in the world I’d wanna do is shoot back at a Mauser equipped sniper with an M-1 Carbine…