Re: Band of Brothers
- --- In G104@y..., TANKBARRELL@a... wrote:
> The Tiger you refer to was not used in Band of Brothers. It wasbuilt for a
> pilot TV show.Any idea of the name of the programme?
> Adrian Barrell
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- --- In G104@y..., JOHN.BUCKLEY@H... wrote:
> > The Tiger you refer to was not used in Band of Brothers. It wasCarl Brown of C&C Military Services told me it was built for an
> > built for a pilot TV show.
> > Adrian Barrell
> Any idea of the name of the programme?
American film/TV show called "SAM'S CIRCUS".
By the way, Adrian did a lot of construction work on this convincing
Tiger film prop, so much of the credit should go to him too.
- At 08:12 +0000 10/10/2001, JOHN.BUCKLEY@... wrote:
>If anyone wants anymore information about the Tiger used in Band ofOn the BoB website in the Carentan section is a Quicktime/Realplayer
>Brothers, they should get hold of a magazine called Military Machines
movie on the "tanks of BoB".
In it they explain how they built the Tiger, with shots of the
Check it out at http://www.hbo.com/band/recreating_the_war/carentan.html
- The show was to be called Sam's Circus, however it was decided not to go
ahead. I made the turret for the Tiger and I drove the Sherman in the
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- Are there any members of the 70th Tank Bn. "A" Co. that was at the battle of
St. Lo and the push to Mortain on 01 Aug. 44 that read this site?
My uncle was KIA with the 70th on that date. Would love to talk with you
about the events that day.
The 70th was operatiing in support of the 4th Div. 8th Infantry on that push.
Please e-mail me your phone numbers or addresses.