A Sherman tank driven on to a transporter trailer, 1944
Photograph by Major Wilfred Herbert James Sale, MC, 3rd/4th County of London Yeomanry (Sharpshooters), World War Two, North West Europe, 1944.
The swift recovery and repair of armoured vehicles from the battlefield was carried out by the Royal Corps of Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (REME) which had been formed on 1 October 1942.
From an album of 211 photographs compiled by Major W H J Sale, MC, 3rd/4th County of London Yeomanry (Sharpshooters).
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