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  •  Sherman was nick named the Ronson (1+ / 0-)
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    like the lighter, one flick and it lite up.

    Shermans advantage was its hi speed and reliable multi channel radio. Radial engines fouled plugs, Lincon V-8s were much better. 75mm low velocity gun was useless vs German front glacisis, even on a Pnzr 4.

    .................expect us......................... FDR 9-23-33, "If we cannot do this one way, we will do it another way. But do it we will.

    by Roger Fox on Sat Apr 27, 2013 at 10:31:44 AM PDT

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