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George Penn ©Stars and StripesMainz, Germany, August, 1951: Drivers encountering this vehicle on the highway would have been well-advised to refrain from tailgating or other similar activities. Inside, as the five-star flag would indicate, was Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower, SHAPE commander, who was visiting Mangin Caserne during a whirlwind tour of bases in Germany.

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