rssTHE CHIEFTAIN'S HATCH

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

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!


The Chieftain's Hatch: Stinky's Sequel

Chieftain received an interesting email as a result of the original article about Stinky.


The Chieftain's Hatch: Ripper

The latest installment of The Chieftain's Hatch is here, take a look!


Inside the Chieftain's Hatch: IS-7 Part 1

The Chieftain heads to Kubinka and takes an outside look at the impressive IS-7!


Stinky and the Emergency

Wouldn’t it have been terrible if, in the middle of WW2, the people responsible for training and equipping the US Army’s armored force were taken prisoner? Well, they were.