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

The Chieftain's Hatch: Signal Flags

The development of a tank was faster than the communication tech that supported it.

The Chieftain's Hatch: Significant Emotional Events

What goes through someone's mind in a tank when the shooting starts?

The Chieftain's Hatch: Marines via Australia

It's Anzac Day, important in the Antipodean calendar. But Australia played more of a role than to just send men to fight.

The Chieftain's Hatch: Turán III

Say, that Turán III Prototipus we've put on sale this month... what is it, anyway?

The Chieftain's Hatch: Tigers and Panterras

More from the US attaché in Moscow -- the first reports of new German tanks seen around Kursk.

The Chieftain's Hatch: Patton Troubles

After the disaster of testing which was T40, Armored Board hoped that the M46 might be a bit better....

The Chieftain's Hatch: T40/M46

The first part of a two-part article on the field testing of an M26 which is supposed to actually work, the M46.

The Chieftain's Hatch: Equipping the Force, Pt5

The Chieftain finishes the history of tank development from Army Ground Forces' perspective, and throws a few comments down from his peanut gallery

The Chieftain's Hatch: Equipping the Force, Pt 4

The Chieftain takes us on in the voyage through Army Ground Force's archives, and we've gotten to the point where T26E3 finally makes it to Europe, and Ordnance has some great ideas about making bigger tanks.