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Not really my area but I think this is an A13 MkII. Certainly it's somewhere in the USSR with the Wehrmacht.

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PostPosted: Fri Feb 22, 2013 21:01 pm 
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The unlawful use of a Ssh36 will be investigated Genossen, I would not wish you to loose sleep that the guilt will not face the justice of a People's Court.

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Looks like one of Guderian's mob. I don't know if i've made a correct match with the tactical symbol, but I get 18th Panzer Division, Rgt 101 in existence from Jun 41 - Oct 43.

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I don't know about you Genossen,but equipped with a A13 in Russia ?
it will break!
Mind you all your Divisions get smashed anyway so it was but tears in the Thunder storm of a multiple Frontal Offensive Operation of the Glorious Red Army .

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"Who watches The Watchmen?"... The NKVD.

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"We will fight for peace until there isn't one stone left standing on another".
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Viktor wrote:
I don't know about you Genossen,but equipped with a A13 in Russia ?
it will break!


I think the two guys at the back are saying...

"Do you understand this gearbox?"
"Nope."

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Logistical nightmare.

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Logistical nightmare.


Welcome to the Heer. :wink:

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Hey maybe we could load all the armour onto trains and move it all that way... Oh wait...

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ongar railway have a tank carrying wagon


just no tank

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Genossen, The Progressive view is,

"Any Tank is better than no tank" in our Battle Doctrine.

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"We have internal enemies. We have external enemies. This, comrades, must not be forgotten for a single moment"
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"Who watches The Watchmen?"... The NKVD.

"The Devil came to me one night, he struck his claws into my hands, I prayed for him to stop but he wouldn't .....so I told him to F' off..... he did".
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"We will fight for peace until there isn't one stone left standing on another".
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"To err is to be arrested ".
"To forgive is not within the Scale of Norms".

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It looks like the A13 with the coaxial .303 Vickers MG, which was replaced by the Besa as the gun jammed so much.
I concur with Genosse Viktor's analysis, any tank is better than no tank, but still.....
Although the A13 performed reasonably well in the Western Desert.
A minor theatre of operations.

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With regards to logistics.

A chap i used to know from 1RTR who also worked as a curator at Bovvington (or a similar role) told me a few times that at any one point in WWII after about 42 the germans had NO FEWER than *68* different patterns of AFV in service with most of them having no commonality in parts whatsoever.

Compare that to the UK/US with nearly everything being on a sherman chassis and you can see how much more of a stress that would be.

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Genosse Gadge,
It is a common weakness of the Pit Vipers, too many different types, a lack of a centrally controlled command society does this in a war, thankfully for Mother Russia and her lesser Antigitlerte Coalition partners.

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"We have internal enemies. We have external enemies. This, comrades, must not be forgotten for a single moment"
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"Who watches The Watchmen?"... The NKVD.

"The Devil came to me one night, he struck his claws into my hands, I prayed for him to stop but he wouldn't .....so I told him to F' off..... he did".
(An old Russia lady)

"We will fight for peace until there isn't one stone left standing on another".
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Comrades! I think it broke....
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I think it was broke here too


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