Up Close Look at the M47 Patton Tank

The opportunity to see an M47 Patton Tank up close and personal, such as the one at the Armed Forces History Museum in Largo, FL, is a rare opportunity many will never experience.  This massive tank was in service from 1952 until the early 1960s.  The M47 was the main...

Five Top Tank Commanders of WW II

The five top tank commanders of World War II are not listed necessarily because of their number of kills.  They are instead remembered for a number of different reasons.  The top five commander list is presented in alphabetical order along with a brief description of...

Top Tanks of the Korean War

With the Korean War so closely following on the heels of WWII, many of the top tanks used in World War II were also utilized during the Korean War.  Some were variants and others were newly designed.  Tanks continued to evolve with the introduction of the German’s...

Top Tank Battles of World War II

The top tank battles of World War II, despite their crucial victories and severe losses, do not carry the same notoriety as other battles throughout the war.  Throughout WWII, tanks were used as an effective force which allowed a quick tactical victory.  Their...