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Men against tanks

John S. Weeks

Men against tanks

a history of anti-tank warfare

by John S. Weeks

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Published by David & Charles in Newton Abbot [Eng.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Antitank guns -- History.,
  • Tank warfare -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Weeks.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUF628 .W4 1975b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p., [8] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4924648M
    ISBN 100715369091
    LC Control Number76350959

      Probably the most famous example of this myth is the so-called "Polish cavalry charge against German tanks." As the story goes, the Polish army was desperate, gallant, idiotic and relying on Napoleonic era tactics, while the Germans were cool, professional, mechanized and unstoppable. Australian forces had used their Boys to bring the tank to a halt and force a surrender. The men of the 1/14th Punjabi Regiment, British Indian Army used their Boys to knock out several Japanese tanks and blunt the assault against their positions in Malaya Other usage. A German soldier with a Boys anti-tank Rifle. Source: Axishistory.

    Made shortly before the introduction of the Panzerfaust it is a remarkable film in many respects as it features a dramatized and highly realistic record of a Soviet attack on the German lines by T tanks and provides a detailed summary of the potential defences which the infantryman could use to defend against Soviet : £   But as a fighting machine, it was easily outclassed by most of the German tanks it went up against. (Image source: WikiCommons) “The Battle of the Bulge exposed deficiencies in the M4 so glaringly obvious, what became known as the Sherman Tank Scandal would be splashed across front pages all over the Allied world.”.

      The actual battle only pitted about German tanks against roughly Soviet vehicles. The biggest tank battle in history may be Dubna, in June , where German tanks defeated 3, Tanks were an important weapons system in World War II. Even though tanks in the inter-war years were the subject of widespread research, production was limited to relatively small numbers in a few countries. However, during World War II most armies employed tanks, and production levels reached thousands each month. Tank usage, doctrine and production varied widely among the combatant y: Australia, United Kingdom, Cuba, China, .


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