Re: New membership
- At 22:08 2-12-2007 +1100, you wrote:
>Hi Hanno, I am a keen modeller and amatuer Historian with an interst in theSherman Family. My main field of interest is Brit & Commonwealth formations
(Including Polish) and in particular NWE 44-45. My most favoured Shermans
are the M4A2 and the M4 Hybrid. My association goes back to 1980 when as
young Army Apprentices we painted the gate gaurdian at the Officer Candidate
School Pink, it was Australias one and only M4 Composite and it now resides
in the RAAC Museum at Puckapunyal.
>During my twenty years in the Army I mainly worked supporting Armour anddrove/commanded the 113 support variants in Cavalry and Field Wksps
including being a troop commander.
>I used to think I was quite knowledgeable on most things Sherman but I amnow quite aware how lacking my knowledge is.
>I have a good knowledge of British Formations that used the Sherman andprovided input and guidance to Dennis Oliver with his British Sherman &
British Tanks in Sicily and Italy for Concord. I have recently returned to
reviewing kits for Missing Lynx after a long (family inspired) absence.
>I hope to be a valued contributer here if you grant me membership.Hi Al,
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