British and American Tanks of WW II by Peter Chamberlain

By Peter Chamberlain

British and American Tanks of WW II КНИГИ ;ВОЕННАЯ ИСТОРИЯ Издательство: Arco Publishing CompanyАвтор(ы): Peter Chamberlain, Chris EllisЯзык: EnglishГод издания: 1984Количество страниц: 222ISBN: 0668018674Формат: pdf (72 dpi) 1695x2195Размер: 121.0 mbRapid1Rapid2 fifty one

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The motor compartment was also painted in Rot. 5 cm Panzergranate 39 projectile (APCBC/HE. shell) was black (Schwarz - RAL 9005) with a white cap (Weiss). 5 cm Sprenggranate (high explosive shell) was painted in Olivgrun (RAL 6003). sharp outlines, of Olivgrun (RAL 6003) and Rotbraun (RAL 8017). To simulate sunlight passing through foliage, spots of the alternate colour paint were applied over the stripes and patches. The Zimmerit anti-magnetic coating was cancelled by an order issued on 7 September 1944.

In the West, 11 Panzer-Divisionen awaited the Allied landing at Normandy on 6 June 1944. IV (authorised strength of 965) on 10 June 1944. Further replacements were issued to 9. Panzer-Divisionen, and 1. J. assembled by Nibelungenwerk in August/September 1944. The application of Zimmerit was discontinued during September 1944. SS-Panzer-Divisionen before they were transported to the front. While there are reports that Sturmgeschutz had difficulties in engaging targets in the hedgerow landscape of the bocage in Normandy, this was not true of the Panzers.

IV. IV in each of three platoons. IV to their allies in exchange for raw materials and to bolster their morale. J. assembled by Nibelungenwerk in August/ September 1944 with side Schurzen fitted and the anti-aircraft mounting for an MG34 on the cupola. J. assembled by Nibelungenwerk in August/September 1944. The Flammentoter exhaust system replaced the cylindrical muffler in August 1944. 40 were sent to H u n g a r y a n d 11 to Romania. G to Italy. H were sent to Spain in November 1943. Following major setbacks o n the Eastern Front, Germany a t t e m p t e d to a r m h e r allies with m o r e effective weapons.

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