Re: [G104] Re: More Jumbo Sherman history
- Op Za, 12 november, 2011 10:39 pm schreef Tich:
> I'm still wondering where our Jumbo came from, the Brussels M4A3E2 thatMichel,
> is. It was left along the road near Hermeton-sur-Meusse without any
> visible damadge to it. Its hard to believe the US troops just left a
> undamadged Jumbo there.
I don't have the full story at hand, but IIRC a local man (dentist or
doctor?) asked the Americans after the war for a tank to set up as a
memorial. The US Army provided one from their stocks.
I am quite sure the Brussles tank museum has the full story in file.