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by kgb613
Tue 30 May 2017 09:55
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Bail out, tracks broken and other crits affter succesfull bombing and rocket run.
Replies: 14
Views: 1670

Re: Bail out, tracks broken and other crits affter succesfull bombing and rocket run.

In reality airstrike were more effective to reduce ennemies moral and cut supply road. Brit used firstly Typhoon for air support, and when brits saw that German leaved the air it was given ground support to spitfire, wich bring more friendly fire because they didn't have same experience with ground ...
by kgb613
Tue 30 May 2017 02:22
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: I wonder why german atillery forward observer tank have main gun ?
Replies: 4
Views: 841

Re: I wonder why german atillery forward observer tank have main gun ?

Don't know for the german or Americans but british forward observer from armoured unit used an usual tank like Sherman or Cromwell but with a fake gun.
by kgb613
Tue 30 May 2017 02:17
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Allied vehicle-based 17pdr HE "issue"
Replies: 4
Views: 923

Re: Allied vehicle-based 17pdr HE "issue"

17pounder HE rounds were used, but not in Normandy. They were used more later in the war, because the gun was not quite good at firing HE rounds. More than that, like said up here, the British doctrin is cruiser tank to fight tank and infantry tank to fight and support infantry. And more than that, ...

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