During this advance, an M3 half-track
towing a 57mm anti-tank gun was trying to reach the summit of Hill 500.
With our tanks and half-tracks
, we thought, we had just the weapons to save the "freedom fighters" from the Russians.
Sometimes a half-track
would be positioned overnight in the trees, or small Israeli infantry units set ambushes.
Also aboard the ship were half-track
vehicles headed to England for the D-Day invasion.
As we fought our way back out [of the camp], I rode a half-track
and remember it was a very foggy day.
The tractor was equipped with a V-shaped snow blade on the front, and was traction-assisted by half-tracks
They manned half-tracks
and APCs (4) bristling with machine-guns and loaded with jerry cans of water, gasoline, and diesel fuel, crates of ammunition and medical supplies, and reels of telephone wire.
I purchase every article, tape, DVD, and all I can find about WWII half-tracks
Shown here is a British-built Fordson with after-market half-tracks
to improve traction and a hefty counterweight to keep it from rearing up.
These attachments range from full and half-tracks
to complete rollers and graders and to smaller items such as external magnetos, water pumps, governors and seat springs.
RUMBLING OUT OF PARIS late on September 14, 1944, a convoy of troop-filled American half-tracks
, trucks, and jeeps left the City of Light behind and rolled east.