American Tanks of WWII (Enthusiast Color) by Thomas Berndt

By Thomas Berndt

Complete colour gallery of vintage American armored struggling with autos! eighty five exceptional complete colour images of each American tank imagineable. a close chronicle of the fearless tanks of yank historical past. The tanks pictured are fantastically restored US armored autos of WW II.

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One of the group was Pfc Pete Santoro who recalls: "I took it on myself to go to my left as the others moved right, and below me was the entrance to a tunnel. I saw two Japs with rifles crawling out on then hands and knees. I shot them both in the back I'm sorry to say as I don't know how to say turn around in Japanese. Captain McCarthy came around the other side and shot them again and I said I got them ahead. As we went to take more high ground I found the entrance to another tunnel. I fired a rifle grenade but it fell short so I fired my last one.

Santoro was severely concussed. Returning again to the Solace, he swore that he would not be returning to that island. General Schmidt again disembarked the 21st Regiment of the 3rd Division and they came ashore on Yellow Beach. The Japanese continued their disruptive fire throughout the night and between 150 and 200 troops gathered at the end of the runway of Airfield No. 2 and rushed the lines of the 23rd Regiment at 2330hrs. A combination of artillery and naval gunfire annihilated them before they could reach the Marines.

1, only 200yds (183m) from the battlefront. As darkness fell the entrenched Marines stared in wonder as a tractor trundled towards them towing a trailer with ammunition, water, and containers of hot food preceded by two m e n on foot carrying flashlights to show the way. H o w they did it I d o n ' t know. After dark we h e a r d the tractor coming, a n d sure e n o u g h there's a guy driving t h e t h i n g in pitch-black night. To this day I d o n ' t know how he knew w h e r e he was going.

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