Since the development of modern armored tactics in World War II, the combination of military tanks and infantry in mutual support has been the main force of ground combat. This page lists most of the important American tanks along with other armored vehicles and a few examples of armor from other countries.
M4A3E8 Sherman tank exhibit at the Tropic Lightning Museum (25th Infantry Division ), Schofield Barracks, Hawaii
Today in WW II: 28 Aug 1941 Massive concrete Dneproges Dam and electric plant at Zaporozhyee on the Dnieper River [Dneprostroi Dam] are partially destroyed by retreating Soviet troops to prevent German capture [Operation Barbarossa]. More↓