Rhine River Patrol (US Navy)
(Source: Harland G. Voigt, Jr.)
Several of the unit's personnel enjoy the novelty of a frozen Rhine River.
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Close up of the barge - it contained Labor Service Unit quarters and mess; First Class Petty Officers (USN) quarters; Ships Office; Laundry; and fuel storage tanks in the hull.
PR-34 alongside the barge @ the fuel station.