M26 Pershing Tank

The M26 tank was developed during the Second World War as an improvement upon the M4 Sherman Tank.  Over 2,000 were built.  The tank had a 90 millimetre gun and three machine guns.  There were five crew and it had a on road speed of 40 kilometres an hour.  the armour on some parts of the tank was up to 120 millimetres thick.  It weighted over 41 tons.

The M26 Tank proved superior to both the T34 and M4 tanks in battle.

M26 Pershing Tank
M26 Pershing Tank
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