A dug-in tank of the 52nd Division near Gengelt, 31 December 1944.
Photograph, World War Two, North West Europe (1944-1945), 1944.
The tank is a Sherman Firefly which was fitted with a powerful 17-pounder anti-tank gun capable of knocking out any German tank. Gangelt was located on the Dutch-German border.
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