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The German Tank Destruction Badge in World War II

The German Tank Destruction Badge in World War II

Rolf Michaelis

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The close-range engagement of tanks became extremely important mainly because of the Soviet T-34 and KV-I tanks, which for a long time were superior to all German tanks and anti-tank guns. Frequently employed in small groups of three to five tanks to support the infantry, these Russian tanks could often be put out of action with close-range weapons. This book provides a concise account of Tank Destruction Badge, and the close-range combating of tanks. In addition to a description of the special badge and the most commonly used weapons, it includes operational accounts by recipients of the badge.

Size: 7″ x 10″ | over 90 color/bw images | 64 pp
ISBN13: 9780764340529 | Binding: hard cover

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