Each of these rare boots has 22-eyelets in front, 10-eyelets on the inner side on top, stacked outsoles and two stitched-in canvas pull-straps inside. They are stamped "Hanan & Son" with other stamps including a 10 1/2 size designation and the numbers "2065 1K," and come with a pair of wood and metal trees that were found with them. | eBay!
"The Super Sixth" ~ The 6th Armored Div. was created 02/15/42 at Fort Knox, Kentucky & was made up almost entirely of citizen draftee soldiers. Its training stations were Camp Chaffee, Ark., Louisiana Maneuvers, the Mojave Desert, & Camp Cooke, CA. It arrived in England in Feb. 44 & landed at Utah Beach on July 18, 1944. During the next 9 1/2 months, the 6th Armored fought in five major European campaigns of World War II: Normandy; Northern France; Ardennes-Alsase; Rhineland; Central Europe.