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 HQ Batallón) October 01, 2014
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During the early stages of WWII, Italian car manufacturer FIAT produced the armored car the AB40 which was used in reconnaissance missions. Later in 1941, the AB41, based on the AB40 was put into production. It came armed with a 20mm Breda M35 auto cannon. The AB41 was a 4WD, had 4 wheel...read more

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 HQ Batallón) September 30, 2014
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During WWII, the Italian army used the M13/40 as its main tank. It featured a riveted construction and bogey-style wheels on a leaf spring suspension with a 47mm main gun featuring on Italy's first ever hydraulically operated turret. In addition, the M13/40 was powered by a 125hp V8 liquid-...read more

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 HQ Batallón) September 30, 2014
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During WWII, the only heavy tank produced by Italy was the P40. The P stands for Pesante, or "heavy" in Italian, and the number 40 for the year of adoption, 1940. The tank featured bogey-style wheels on a lead spring suspension. The riveted hull construction was the same as the earlier Carro...read more

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 HQ Batallón) September 30, 2014
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La decisiva batalla de Stalingrado, entre el 23 de agosto de 1942 y el 2 de febrero de 1943, fue uno de los hitos más importantes de la Segunda Guerra Mundial. Más, a partir de ese momento, al que se sumó más tarde la batalla de miles de tanques y tropas rusas en Kursk, signó...read more

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 Lieutenant) September 28, 2014
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"War in the Wilderness" is the most comprehensive account ever published of the human aspects of the Chindit war in Burma. The word 'Chindit' will always have a special resonance in military circles. Every Chindit endured what is widely regarded as the toughest sustained Allied combat experience...read more

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 Lieutenant) September 27, 2014

Merrill’s Marauders (named after Frank Merrill) or Unit Galahad, officially named the 5307th Composite Unit (Provisional), was a United States Army long range penetration special operations jungle warfare unit, which fought in the South-East Asian theatre of World War II, or China-Burma-India...read more

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 Lieutenant) September 27, 2014

The Chindits were a British India 'Special Force'" that served in Burma and India in 1943 and 1944 during the Burma Campaign in World War II. They were formed to put into effect Orde Wingate's newly developedguerrilla warfare tactic of long-range penetration. The Chindits were trained to operate...read more

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