Sherman M4 Tank

The Sherman M4 tank was used a lot during WWII. This article shows us the uses, style, and photos of the tank from that era.

The Sherman M4 tank is to World War II like roadies are to rock concerts: it did an enormous amount of work, yet it received far less recognition than it deserves. Never intended to go head-to-head with the German Mark IV Panther and Tiger tanks that it would ultimately face, the Sherman nonetheless held its own against bigger and far more capable machines.

Perhaps the Sherman’s greatest feature was the speed with which American factories could turn it out. In the later years of World War II, this proved to be the decisive advantage that gave the Allies victory over the Germans and their admittedly superior battlefield armor. Read more.

Donna

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Posted on February 23, 2015, in Research and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. Comments Off on Sherman M4 Tank.

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