THE BRITISH ARMY IN ITALY 1944. Ammunition is passed into the turret of a Churchill
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A German gun crew relaxes next to their 88 mm. The famous flak gun became
American troops in M3 medium tanks storm the western regions of North Africa.
Ortona, Italy, 1944: Canadian troops arrive after a hard-fought battle for the Adriatic port city. The conflict is known as 'Little Stalingrad' for its ...
The M24 Chaffee Light Tank
British troops moving through a smoke screen past Monastery Hill into Cassino, Italy, 1944
The most commonly used field artillery piece used by the U.S. Army in World War II was the M2A1 105mm howitzer. In this 25 March 1945 photograph, ...
The 'Tankman'. Sergeant A G Williams of 17/21 Lancers in the turret
[Photo] British soldier preparing ammunition for a M7 Priest self-propelled gun, Anzio, Italy, 31 Jan 1944
American howitzers shell German forces retreating near Carentan, France. July 11, 1944.
A British M10 Achilles Tank Destroyer killed with two turret shots, Northern France Summer 1944
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A gun crew from the 575th Field Artillery Battalion loads their M1 8-inch gun near Berstheim, France, in late 1944. The 8-inch gun had the longest range of ...
The Army's M4 Sherman Tank: 'Blunder' or 'Wonder' Weapon?
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Defensive Operation of the 3rd Battalion, 157th Infantry Regiment, 45th Infantry Division along the Moletta River Line, Northwest of Anzio, Italy, ...
The 6th Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers at Cassino, May 1944
British troops move on the Normandy shore from their landing craft on June 6, 1944
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Brad Pitt plays the commander of a five-man crew in a U.S. Sherman tank
Full-sized image #1 of the M4 Sherman (Medium Tank, M4)
The British A34 Cruiser Tank Comet Mk.I Type A was used in North West
Esprit de Corps writer David Pugliese rides in a M60 tank during the Aquino Tank Weekend
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British forces land in Sicily. Photo: Sergeant Stubbs, War Office Collection © IWM
Vanguard 15 the sherman tank in british service 1942 1945
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Full-sized image #1 of the M26 Pershing Heavy Tank / Medium Tank
Nurses of a field hospital ...
After the Allied campaign to penetrate the Gothic Line in the autumn of 1944 failed,
German soldiers on the Esplanade du Trocadero view the Eiffel Tower. In June 1940,
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German prisoners captured at the beachhead of Anzio, Italy, leave a landing craft on
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German Wehrmacht General Anton Dostler is tied to a stake before his execution by a firing squad in a stockade in Aversa, Italy, on December 1, 1945.
1/35 scale Dragon Italian Paratroopers Anzio 1944 ...
What the WW2 Sturmgeschütz Assault Gun tells us about contemporary tank needs
Panzerkampfwagen VI Tiger, Sd.Kfz. 181, 'Tiger I'
Penetration from 1000 meters improved to 65 mm. These shells appeared in the summer of 1942. Before then, usage of converted German ammunition was ...
... 1/35 scale Dragon Italian Paratroopers Anzio 1944 ...
... A group of men from the 28 (Maori) Battalion in 1944 at Hove Dump
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British Army Platoon Commanders plan toattack Gemmano 5th Bn Sherwood Foresters advancing towards the ...
Academy M-18 Hellcat U.S Army
Troops of the 1st British Infantry Division, attached to the Fifth Army, advance up
Slide 1 of 65: Nurses pass through a British Army transit camp on their way
The British had extensive stocks of ammunition for it since WWI. The issue was that the shells didn't get any newer with time.
The M4 (105mm) assault gun was a prodigious consumer of ammunition since it was normally used on firesupport missions like normal field artillery.
A pre-WWII design, these little vehicles could be penetrated by .50BMG rounds from the M2 Browning machine gun at ...
M4A2 Sherman and infantry advance through Impruneta, Firenze, Italy. 1944.
From higher ground, a 14th Armoured Regiment (Calgary) Sherman tank covers the progression
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Stuart recce tank, LdSH (RC) at a crossroads in Italy, ca 1944. (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4166584)
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King Tiger with Serienturm in Bovington
American soldiers fire a 40 mm anti aircraft gun and two German airplanes are sho...HD Stock Footage
Soldiers of the 55th Armored Infantry Battalion and tank of the 22nd Tank Battalion, move
The Deadly 88 - Was Germany's Flak 18/37 the best gun of World War Two? - MilitaryHistoryNow.com
11667478_731737770289351_4072471761471811410_n British ...
Infantry and tanks moving along a track towards the Hitler Line, Italy, May 1944
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... the Third Reich's chemical stockpile was gone but the Feucht facility's infrastructure for handling such a wide variety of ammunition made it ideal to ...
Obice 240mm - Passo del Giogo. 240mm How cannon on the route to Giogo Pass ...
THE BRITISH ARMY IN ITALY 1944
Under cover from archers, a storming party crossing the drawbridge of a medieval siege tower
Division and Corps headquarters were alert to the 3/157's predicament and were endeavoring either to reinforce the battalion position or to have a ...
Turret blown off a burnt out Sherman in Italy - 1944 [796x731]
... 1/35 scale Dragon Italian Paratroopers Anzio 1944 ...
Soviet T-72 main battle tank, with a 125-millimetre gun. A
In Hell's Half Acre at Anzio, troops in early April 1944 dig in another hospital tent against German artillery and air attacks. In a single episode two ...