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Old 18-07-19, 08:34
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Hi all. I'd like to share with you a very good book to read.
Spearhead by Adam Makos.
The WW2 story of a US 3rd Armoured tankers exploits and journey fighting across Europe culminating in the well known Cologne Panther duel with the very new and rare Pershing tank.
Adam Makos is a great story teller capturing both sides of the conflict. A highly recommended read.
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Old 19-07-19, 04:46
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You can also Google the film that is mentioned in the book having been filmed where the Pershing killed the Panther. Short little B&W footage is out there showing it.

And it is a good read
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