While the Germans were on the ropes in North Africa by early they were by no means defeated, as was discovered by the US Armor. The Americans would receive a further drubbing, and in larger numbers, a few days later at Kasserine Pass.
Nice shot of a with a flak gun mounted on the rear deck. Its also towing an ammo trailer.
On this day in history: Men of Company I Battalion Infantry Regiment US Division riding on Sherman tank at Schopen Belgium 21 January
Cossacks attack the retreating French, by Édouard Detaille.
German Secret Weapons of WWII
The largest gun ever built, by at least a factor of is the cannon, also known as the London Gun. At least two of these guns were built by Nazi Germany and put in bunkers in chalk cliffs in Mimoyecques, France. It is a common misconception that Read
Sherman of Armored Division driving on Bastogne January 1945
Panzerjager Nashorn/Hornisse German tank destroyer with the Long
E assault guns advance on Soviet positions while laying down high explosive fire support. Friendly infantry advance closely behind using the StuGs as mobile cover. Somewhere on the Eastern Front,
Rue de la Gare, Malmedy, january Division troops preparing to attack south from Malmedy.
[Photo] M36 Jackson tank destroyer of Battery C, 702nd Tank Destroyer Battalion, US 2nd Armored Division dug in near the Roer River, Belgium, 16 Dec 1944
[Photo] Jackson tank destroyer of Battery C, Tank Destroyer Battalion, US Armored Division dug in near the Roer River, Belgium, 16 Dec 1944
Greyhound with winter camo, Ardennes Counteroffensive.
The Wurfrahmen 40 (“launch frame here in action against Polish positions during the Warsaw Uprising) was a German World War II multiple rocket launcher. It combined a vehicle such as the SdKfz 251 half-track or a captured ex-French Renault UE.