Eric, It may look like an old rusty pipe today,but I`ll bet in it`s day it was a hella`va
thing to be on the receiving end of.Thanks for posting.
P.S. While watching "The War" series on t.v., I see that E.B. Sledge who wrote "With the
Old Breed at Peleliu and Okinawa" passed away in 2001.Great Marine,Great man.