I'll skip the shameless plug, and get on with the really interesting bit:
>but have always liked the Sherman and its permutations, a very
Indeed, even capable of shooting down fighters - see the page on the Israeli
Sherman Kilshon - so you'd better watch out :-)
>My late brother was in the Second Battalion of "The Canadian Guards"
>in 1964-66, based at Petawawa, with 6 months in Cyprus, and unfortunately
>I am old enough to remember him telling me about the Regiment using
>turretless Shermans as APCs even then! Personally, I like the "Firefly",
>btw. Cheers, Peter Montreuil.
Do I understand correctly the Canadian Guards used Sherman APCs at Petawawa
in 1964-1966 - but not on Cyprus?