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The real tanks, from Wargaming America's resident in-house tanker.

The Chieftain's Hatch: COL Zerbee's TD

Another fun discovery from the archives, a novel tank destroyer developed by an enthusiastic amateur.


The Chieftain's Hatch: Fire on the Move

The US Army learns a couple of lessons about this new "fire-on-the-move" concept.


The Chieftain's Hatch: Centurion III Pt 3

The US Army's evaluation of the Centurion tank continues, with this report covering the stabilisation system.


The Chieftain's Hatch: US Centurion Pt 2

We continue the look at the US Army's evaluation of the Centurion Tank.


The Chieftain's Hatch: Centurion III Pt 1.

The US evaluation of British equipment continued post-war. In this series, Chieftain brings us the US's report on the British Centurion tank.


The Chieftain's Hatch: Grenadier TD Battalion

Chieftain discovered a proposed light tank destroyer battalion when digging in the Archives. Here are the details.


The Chieftain's Hatch: From the Mouths of Babes

Some thoughts of Lieutenants of the Tank Destroyer Branch.


The Chieftain's Hatch: '43 NATO Survey Pt 2

The Chieftain reveals opinions of commanders on the equipment they had in North Africa in mid 1943


The Chieftain's Hatch: '43 NATO Survey Pt 1

A document in the Archives details the result of a request for information from the North African Theater of Operations in early 1943. Part 1 has the overview and focuses on the Tank Destroyer and Armored Force responses.


Inside the Chieftain's Hatch: IS-7 Part 2

Check out the video and see what it's like inside the Soviet IS-7!