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Crossing the finish line, ca. 1933 | by Archives Branch, USMC History Division
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Crossing the finish line, ca. 1933

An unidentified runner breaks the tape to win this track and field event in Shanghai, China. The International Guard Track and Field Meet was held annually and included Embassy Guard members from the United States, Britain, and Italy.

 

From the Peter Hoyt Collection (COLL/2392), Marine Corps Archives & Special Collections

 

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Taken on November 1, 2011