35th Quartermaster Battalion
private collection, Walter Elkins)
Using flexible hosing, men of the 531st Quartermaster Petroleum Company service tanks of the 61st Tank Bn (9th Inf Div) during the Battalion's recent FTX. With two 5,000 gallon tankers and a 225 G.P.M. portable pump, the quartermaster company was able to gas 12 tanks at a time.
(Photo by 9th Sig Co, Jan 1955)