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Photo 69

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On leave in Beirut Christmas December 1941 (outside the Hotel Metropole). Identified personnel : left to right 2/2 Pioneer (name unknown), 2/2 Pioneer (name unknown), VX53075 Vernon Tuskin (2/8 Engineers). Photo courtesy of V. Tuskin. id no. V_TUSKIN_1