M-10 tank destroyers in the Anzio beachhead fighting

The Field Artillery Journal discussed the actions of tank destroyers in the Anzio beachhead fighting - C O N O S C E R E

Men from the 2nd Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers, supported by Achilles 17pdr tank destroyers, wait to go forward near Ferrara, Northern Italy. 22 April 1945 The 17 pounder, Self-Propelled, Achilles was a British variant of the American M10 tank destroyer armed with the powerful British Ordnance QF 17 pounder anti-tank gun in place of the standard 3" (76.2 mm) Gun M7. With a total of 1,100 M10s converted, the 17 pdr SP Achilles was the second most numerous armoured fighting vehicle to see…

Men from the Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers, supported by Achilles tank destroyers, wait to go forward near Ferrara, Northern Italy.

A US 3rd Armored Division M10 tank destroyer negotiates a narrow alley in St Fromon, France on July 7, 1944. St Fromon was liberated on the same day by the 117th Regiment of the 30th Infantry Division.

July Tank Destroyer from B Company, Tank Destroyer Battalion, Armored Division the day of the liberation of Saint-Fromond by the Infantry Regiment, Infantry Division.

M10 Tank Destroyer knocked out near Lanuvio - Italy 1944 [1690x1070]: DestroyedTanks

M10 Tank Destroyer knocked out near Lanuvio - Italy 1944 [1690x1070]: DestroyedTanks

German Panther disguised as American M10 Tank Destroyer (Operation Greif).

un char Panther de la Panzer Brigade 150 "maquillé" en Tank-Destroyer

Men of the 823rd Tank Destroyer Battalion, Co. C in front of an M-10. They were credited with disabling four Mk VI Tigers of the SS 501st Heavy Tank Battalion near Stavelot, Belgium on December 19, 1944.

Members of the US Tank Destroyer Battalion, Company 'C' pose in front of an These men were credited with knocking out four s. 501 Panzer VI 'King Tigers' at or around Stavelot, Belgium on December 19

M10 tank destroyer,battle of the bulge. Tanker scans the horizon for German Armour.

M10 tank destroyer,battle of the bulge. Tanker scans the horizon for German Armour.

Men of the US 5th Infantry Division advance toward Fontainebleau en route to Paris, France, supported by M10 tank destroyers of the 818th Tank Destroyer Battalion. August 23, 1944

Men of the US Infantry Division advance toward Fontainebleau en route to Paris, France, supported by tank destroyers of the Tank Destroyer Battalion.

M10 Tank Destroyer Moves Into Artena Italy 1944

Tank Destroyer Moves Into Artena Italy 1944 - pin by Paolo Marzioli

M10 tank destroyer

The American was produced in greater numbers than any other US AFV of its kind. It was the main armament of the US Armys Tank Destroyer battalions, and was also used by the British, who called it the Wolverine.

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