By Mark Carter
This is a vibrant and perceptive perception into the horrors of struggle as skilled by means of British squaddies of the Royal Artillery within the wilderness struggle in 1941–2. the writer, who fought within the crusade, brings to lifestyles the real nature of the combating as British gunners struggled to guard their comrades from the armored strength of the Axis forces below Erwin Rommel. right here, too, are a number of the lighter aspects of struggle and the friendships that have been made in these days of adversity. Anti Tank takes us from the combating of 1941 and the toing-and-froing of the ‘Benghazi Stakes’ via to the ultimate conflict of El Alamein in October/November 1942 and the start of 8th Army’s improve to victory.
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Anti Tank by Mark Carter
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