private collection, Walter Elkins)
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)