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by von_noobie
Sat Jul 09, 2005 9:45 pm
Forum: Campaigns and Battles
Topic: battle of the kursk
Replies: 22
Views: 3926

1. For starters the kursk had a lot of open fields allowing in movement over a large area in turn giving them the oppertunity to manouver into position and spot the russians. thus giving the germans the chance to knock-out or destroy large sums of russian tanks 2. the germans could have lunched ther...
by von_noobie
Sat Jul 09, 2005 7:06 am
Forum: Campaigns and Battles
Topic: battle of the kursk
Replies: 22
Views: 3926

battle of the kursk

In the battle of the kursk according to my info germany had 2700 tanks while russia had 5040 tanks. even thoe a lot of the russian tanks were thought to massivily outclass the german tanks which in some cases i agree but whith the recent research i have done i found out that the russians had only th...
by von_noobie
Sat Jul 09, 2005 12:18 am
Forum: Campaigns and Battles
Topic: How Much of WW2 Was an Oil War?
Replies: 48
Views: 12065

Ron Klages, you would have to be verey right about hitlers stupidity. He never had no military strategy and his worst mistake was giving the no retreat order to so many of his men. he stoped the drive on leningrad on so many occasions that had they still kept going it would have beeen useless as it ...
by von_noobie
Sat Jul 09, 2005 12:00 am
Forum: Campaigns and Battles
Topic: How Much of WW2 Was an Oil War?
Replies: 48
Views: 12065

i for 1 belive that north africa was not an oil war, i belive that north africa was only the back door into germany which the germans defended with a scratch panzer division. it was never about oil. the germans never spread through africa in the search of oil. that is why they invaded russia becouse...
by von_noobie
Fri Jul 08, 2005 6:20 pm
Forum: Campaigns and Battles
Topic: Which city should hitler have gone for on the russian front?
Replies: 291
Views: 56387

Which city should hitler have gone for on the russian front?

In operation barboosa hitler planned for a 3 amry group advance 1 army to go for leningrad, the 2nd army for moscow, and the 3rd army for stalingrad In his original plan he wanted to attack leningrad 1st thus freeing up an entitre army and making contact whith a large number of finnish troops(estima...
by von_noobie
Thu Jul 07, 2005 9:41 pm
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: Confusion about the MG 42 on Panther G ?
Replies: 5
Views: 2009

the panther g was never mounted with a mg42 but did mount 2 mg34's (coaxial,bow)

hope it helps
by von_noobie
Thu Jul 07, 2005 9:18 pm
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: Pershing vs Panzers
Replies: 9
Views: 3272

m26 pershing vs panther or tiger

hello back again

i am not sure if my info is correct but according to my info the pershoing had only 76mm of armour at the front 76mm at the front side and 51mm at the rear side with a poor 19mm at the rear

if this is true or not could some 1 tell me
by von_noobie
Thu Jul 07, 2005 9:15 pm
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: Pershing vs Panzers
Replies: 9
Views: 3272

pershing vs panther or tiger

the m26 pershing was a really good tank with equal terms with the panther or tiger but it had one major draw back

the pershing was 41900kg in weight but mounted only a ford 18.00 litre V8 engine

thus making it a verey under powered tank
by von_noobie
Thu Jul 07, 2005 9:05 pm
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: US vs. German armour plating
Replies: 6
Views: 1469

thanks for the idea of turning off me caps lock
by von_noobie
Thu Jul 07, 2005 9:03 pm
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: NUMBER OF HUMMEL'S BUILT
Replies: 14
Views: 6656

thank you verey much Ron Klages

it will come in handy
by von_noobie
Thu Jul 07, 2005 8:59 pm
Forum: Translation Requests
Topic: TrAnSlAtIoN oF pAnZeR LIeD
Replies: 3
Views: 940

thank you verey much bladerunner
by von_noobie
Thu Jul 07, 2005 6:44 am
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: US vs. German armour plating
Replies: 6
Views: 1469

SHERMAN

HEY THE M4 SHERMAN HAD 51MM OF ARMOUR THE M4A1 SHERMAN HAD 51MM OF ARMOUR THE M4A2 SHERMAN HAD 51-108MM OF ARMOUR THE M4A3 SHERMAN HAD 51MM OF ARMOUR THE M4A4 SHERMAN HAD 51MM OF ARMOUR AND THERE WERE A FEW OTHER MODELS WITH ARMOUR BETWEEN 51-114MM OF ARMOUR APPROX SO ALL THOE SOME OF THE SHERMANS D...
by von_noobie
Thu Jul 07, 2005 6:17 am
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: Vehicle Collection Point
Replies: 48
Views: 54306

MAUS in english mouse

SOME OF USE WERE TALKING ABOUT THE MAUS WELL HERE IS WHAT I HAVE FOUND OUT *THERE WERE TWO PROTO TYPES *ONE OF THE ENGINES IN ONE BLEW UP IN TRIALS *IN THE BATTL OF BERLIN ACCORDING TO MY FRIEND (NOXIOUS ALBY) ONE OF THEM WAS MENT TO HAVE BEEN USED AS A STATIONARY DEFENSE *IT NEVER SAW PRODUCTION BE...
by von_noobie
Thu Jul 07, 2005 6:07 am
Forum: Weapons and Equipment
Topic: NUMBER OF HUMMEL'S BUILT
Replies: 14
Views: 6656

NUMBER OF HUMMEL'S BUILT

HEY ALL I'VE BEEN INTO WW2 4 ABOUT 6 MONTHS NOW AND HAVE COME ACROSS A FEW SITES ALL WITH DIFFERENT INFO A LOT OF THEM SAID THAT THE HUMMEL WAS THE BEST MOTORISED ARTI OF THE WAR BUT SAY VEREY FEW WERE MADE SOME SAY THERE WERE ABOUT 100+ MADE OTHERS 700+ COULD SOME ONE PLEASE CLEARE THIS UP FOR ME T...
by von_noobie
Thu Jul 07, 2005 5:55 am
Forum: Translation Requests
Topic: TrAnSlAtIoN oF pAnZeR LIeD
Replies: 3
Views: 940

TrAnSlAtIoN oF pAnZeR LIeD

:?: could some 1 please tell me the translation of the panzer lied would be VEREY helpful Ob's stürmt oder schneit,ob die Sonne uns lacht, Der Tag glühend heiß, oder eiskalt die Nacht, Bestaubt sind die Gesichter, doch froh ist unser Sinn - ja unser Sinn Es braust unser Panzer im Sturmwind dahin! Mi...