Fine Chrysler puff piece on construction of the Detroit Tank Arsenal.
Good stuff on early M3 Medium production/demonstration:
Alanbrooke, interviewed by Trevor-Roper & Cyril Ray.
Introduced by Horrocks.
In terms of sheer volume if not weight, I believe the Char 2C holds the WW2 Service prize.
Well... If scuttled & dumped counts.
A thread about cast WW2 tanks with no mention of Sentinel?
Cast to the tip of its thingy...
I feel Interleaved wheels are one of the harder technological choices to defend.
The first clue is in evolutionary terms. Who else did it any...
A personal hobby horse.
Worth reading LtDan's link. It took a long time for stuff like that to appear more widely on the web.
I'm always ready to query the panzer supremacists, believing almost everything was 'just another tank', but regarding the oft-cited German...
And so on & so forth.
Gerry's loss really hit us at 2T as well.
(Even sadder that his splendid website got broken up too. One of the best tank-related...
Went in mid 2019.
I thought as he also popped in here that you chaps should know the very sad news that dear old Ron Goldstein has died.
Apologies. fat finger/phone interaction.
Anniversary of this today.
81 years. 27/05/40.
97 murdered after surrendering.
Mr Ball provides an excellent concise summary on Twatter:...
I think one of the real questions to ask in these terminal ethical/historical/military arguments is: What would you have done?
On Japan, if...
I'm absolutely fine with it.
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And let's not start this 'verge of surrendering' stuff....
White Russians here, please.
Equal Vodka/Kahlua/Milk. + Ice.
Preferably gold top. Never cream.
You have my permission to knock anyone out that...
Interactive Iwo map.
Stack up the defences from MGs upwards, and it's astonishing what those chaps had to assault:
Battle of Iwo Jima
Always springs to mind when the name is mentioned.
I certainly don't think the Ustase have been ignored. Them, the ones with a personal...
The OP doubtless banned due to his lack of appreciation for style.
I bought a Chinesium airbrush years ago, and it was arse. Nearly put me off airbrushing altogether. Splattery finickety crap, with a worse...