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US Army AFVs from eBay
The AFV ASSOCIATION was formed in 1964 to support the thoughts and research of all those interested in Armored Fighting Vehicles and related topics, such as AFV drawings. The emphasis has always been on sharing information and communicating with other members of similar interests; e.g. German armor, Japanese AFVs, or whatever.
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PostPosted: Sun Mar 25, 2007 7:46 am
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M2A2 Light Tank

M2A4%20Light%20Tank WWII%20709th%20Tank%20Bn%20M5%20Hedgerow%20Hurtgen%20Forest%20Photo Patton%20Tanks%20Watch%20Ger%20Carry%20Looted%20Food%20Fm%20Wreck%20Photo M1%20Combat%20Car M2A1%20medium%20Tank%20in%20action T25 M2%20Medium%20Tank T26E1 T3,%20Aberdeen M1922%20Medium%20Tank T2%20Medium%20Tank T28%20on%20bridge


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The terrain in the T-28 picture sure doesn't look like Aberdeen. I wonder if this is the one that was lost out at Yuma? Notice it doesn't have the outside track units installed. And it appears to have the track hoisting jibs installed on the two front fenders

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The terrain in the T-28 picture sure doesn't look like Aberdeen. I wonder if this is the one that was lost out at Yuma? Notice it doesn't have the outside track units installed. And it appears to have the track hoisting jibs installed on the two front fenders


I'd say that is desert terrain, like around Yuma....

I'll bet that is the T-28 Super Heavy 'FLAME' tank... Mr. Green

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I say it's Yuma too. They used to test bridges down there on the Colorado.

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Those pictures are on E-Bay? Wonder how the seller got them? They look like they were removed from a photo album.





The crew of this tank must have been ambidextrous. I see 4 machine guns, a Thompson, and a 45 cal. pistol sticking out. Sheesh!
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The crew of this tank must have been ambidextrous. I see 4 machine guns, a Thompson, and a 45 cal. pistol sticking out. Sheesh!



Naw, its just one guy......John Rambo's Grandfather..... Mr. Green


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Those pictures are on E-Bay? Wonder how the seller got them? They look like they were removed from a photo album.


I've bought a few booklets of old photos & info from this guy. Many of them were described as having been put together by a "former intelligence" analyst or some such...

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Marmon-Herrington CTVL, Mexico
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Exellent shots of halftracks, Italy, 1944

M13 MGMC
M15%20CGMC

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Is someone looting the files at Aberdeen??
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Since I know you guys are downloading these, puh-leeze I want copies when I get back...I´m not where I can download and save right now.

Thankyuhveruhmuch. Wink
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Hi Bob! Hi Folks!

- bsmart
The terrain in the T-28 picture sure doesn't look like Aberdeen. I wonder if this is the one that was lost out at Yuma? Notice it doesn't have the outside track units installed. And it appears to have the track hoisting jibs installed on the two front fenders


I have to agree with everyone else, looks like Yuma to me.

On second look, I think the double tracks are there. When they are removed there is no armored side plates.

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Hi Bob! Hi Folks!

- bsmart
The terrain in the T-28 picture sure doesn't look like Aberdeen. I wonder if this is the one that was lost out at Yuma? Notice it doesn't have the outside track units installed. And it appears to have the track hoisting jibs installed on the two front fenders


I have to agree with everyone else, looks like Yuma to me.

On second look, I think the double tracks are there. When they are removed there is no armored side plates.

My 2 cents,
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WOW!!%20Good%20catch....and%20I%20thought%20vision%20dimenished%20with%20age.....(DOH!!) There%20are%20definitely%20two%20sets%20of%20track%20visible%20on%20the%20near%20side%20(left%20side).%20%20The%20skirts%20are%20also%20a%20good%20indicator...

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Yea on second look (especially with the picture of the outer tracks being towed) I agree the outer tracks are installed in the Bridge photo. In the 'towed' photo ther is a verticl side plate above the tracks, the side slope is actually on the outer track segment

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Hi Don! Hi Folks!

- Dontos

WOW!! Good catch....and I thought vision dimenished with age.....(DOH!!)



Vision just fine! It was the brain that wasn't working! I looked at that photo about four times before I remember this one that you had found and noticed I could not see all of the bogies and the support rollers.

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