Images: Raider Brigade gains Patton series tank [Image 3 of 3]
Photo by Pfc. Andrew Ingram
Spc. Matthew Zakupowsky and Spc. Gary Wall, transportation specialists assigned to 59th Quartermaster Company, 68th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, 43rd Sustainment Brigade, bring tow cables to connect an M47 Patton Tank to an M88A2 heavy recovery vehicle, which will pull it to its final resting spot in front of the1st Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, headquarters building, Aug. 1, 2012. M47 Patton tanks, built to replace the M46-model and Pershing-series tanks, saw action in the Korean War before being replaced by the more effective M48 in 1959.
Date Posted:08.07.2012 18:11
Location:FORT CARSON, CO, US