RE: [G104] M4A1 No.37903
- Op Ma, 25 juni, 2012 12:49 pm schreef Kurt Laughlin:
>> . . .Kurt,
>> I doubt S/N 37903 ever left the US during WW II.
>> Would guess it was remanufactured in the early 1950s & sent to the
>> French as MDAP.
>> The French dropped out of NATO in a snit, & the US Army probably
>> inherited that tank back when the French left their occupation bases in
>> . . .
> Would that mean it (and others around the US that seem to have come from
> France) is likely to have the SN stamped on the glacis, per French
As far as I know, the French only stamped the glacis after a tank was
rebuilt at one of their own depots.