M10 tank destroyer and M4 Sherman tank moving through the crossroads of the Battle of France

M10, M4 Sherman

Battle of France: A camouflaged M10 tank destroyer from the 703rd battalion of the 3rd armored division and the M4 Sherman tank move through the intersection of the road between Louge-sur-Maire, La Bellangerie and Montreuil-au-Houlme.

In the background, the SdKfz 7 Wehrmacht semi-tracked tractor, which towed a 88-mm anti-aircraft gun Flak18. Near him on the left side of the road lies the corpse of a German soldier.
The photo was probably taken during the fighting in this area from August 16-18, 1944.

 

 

Location: Normandy, France
Date: August 1944

In : 1944

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