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

The Chieftain's Hatch: Defense of Ortona

Setting the stage for the Battle of Ortona, known as Canada's Stalingrad.


The Chieftain's Hatch: A Bigger Kitty

So, why does the 45.03 look so much like a King Tiger? And if it came before Tiger II, why is it sometimes known as Tiger III?


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.


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