Watched Elvis in GI Blues today. Lots of tank and 6x6 truck details.

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Watched Elvis in GI Blues today. Lots of tank and 6x6 truck details.

Joined: June 26th, 2016, 11:12 pm

February 16th, 2017, 2:19 am #1

Watched Elvis in GI Blues today. Lots of tank and 6x6 truck details.
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Joined: June 15th, 2015, 7:57 pm

February 16th, 2017, 8:27 pm #2

He was in a Tank Div....I think. n/t
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Joined: November 15th, 2005, 7:52 pm

February 16th, 2017, 8:36 pm #3

Watched Elvis in GI Blues today. Lots of tank and 6x6 truck details.
M60s?

Rick
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Joined: February 26th, 2005, 11:31 pm

February 16th, 2017, 9:29 pm #4

not certain which variants. The early gas engine models got upgraded to the A3 standards with the diesel engine starting in 1959, so there might be a mix of both in the movie.

HTH,

Chris
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Joined: December 18th, 2011, 7:39 pm

February 17th, 2017, 12:01 am #5

He was in a Tank Div....I think. n/t
1st Medium Tank Battalion, 32nd Armored in Germany.
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Joined: February 27th, 2005, 3:47 pm

February 17th, 2017, 6:35 am #6

he spent most of his time as a scout and jeep driver. His M48A1 had external fuel drums, 5 support rollers and the standard TC cupola.
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