Assault Gun Platoon

HQ Company - 10th Armored Infantry Battalion

 HQ

 10

(Move the mouse cursor over the vehicles to see the details.)

 

 

The Assault Gun Platoon received its new tanks (M4A3 105 mm) end of January 1945 during a rest phase in France/ Luxembourg. The platoon had 3 days of intensive training by 35th Tank Battalion including firing exercises.

The Assault Guns of the 

10th Armored Infantry Battalion

(Photo: LTC ret. Stan Lyons)

 

Platoon Leader 

T/Sgt Charles O. Graham.

(Photo: LTC ret. Stan Lyons)

 

T/Sgt Graham took over platoon command from 1stLt Andrew Pluff, who was killed in action on 25 March 1945 during the fight in the bridgehead.

2002 Copyright Peter Domes -  Date of last change: 2013-09-22