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The fighting tanks since 1916

Ralph Ernest Jones

The fighting tanks since 1916

by Ralph Ernest Jones

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Published by National Service Pub. Co. in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Ralph E. Jones.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 88/3138 (U)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationxvi, 325 p.
Number of Pages325
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1827214M
LC Control Number89894294

  “It's the same old theme since In your head, in your head they're still fighting With their tanks and their bombs And their bombs and their guns In your head, in your head they are dying” Hossein 1, books view quotes: AM. Egyirba books view quotes: . The history of the tank begins with World War I, when armoured all-terrain fighting vehicles were introduced as a response to the problems of trench warfare, ushering in a new era of mechanized initially crude and unreliable, tanks eventually became a mainstay of ground armies. By World War II, tank design had advanced significantly, and tanks were used in quantity in all land.

  Like the birth of some terrible demigod, tanks roared into the world to the awe of all who saw them amid the bloodbath of the Somme on Septem The armored fighting . The Battle of the Somme took place in World War battle started on 1 July , and ended on 18 November The battle was named after the French River Somme where it was fought.. On the first day the British Army casualties, of w were killed. The French Army had 1, casualties and the German Army l–12, men. The Allies planned to attack together.

The Battle of Flers-Courcelette, despite the tanks and 15 divisions of men being deployed, only gained under a kilometer of territory. After days of fighting the British troops had only advanced seven miles. Snow was the cause of the Somme offensive’s end; poor weather meant the fighting had to stop in November This is a list of combat vehicles of World War I, including conceptual, experimental, prototype, training and production vehicles in this list were either used in combat, produced or designed during the First World War. World War One saw the start of modern armoured warfare with an emphasis on using motor vehicles to provide support to the infantry.


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