M4 “Sherman” medium tank defends the American infantry in the city battle

m4 sherman tank

American soldiers from the 60th Infantry Regiment, are hiding under the protection of the M4 “Sherman” medium tank in a city battle in Belgium.

M4 Sherman medium Tank upgraded according to the program of 1943 – additional armor plates are welded on the sides of the turret and the hull. Ahead of the M4 Sherman medium tank fixed cutter «Culin» (Rhino tank), to break through the thicket of hedges («Bocage») in Normandy.

 

 

Location: Belgium

Date: September 9, 1944

In : 1944

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