By Victor Failmezger

As the warfare swung within the prefer of the Allies, it turned transparent that no ultimate defeat of the 3rd Reich will be attainable until eventually the armored monsters of the Panzerwaffe have been defeated. yet who could, or maybe may well, tackle the amazing Tigers and Panthers, only a handful of whom may cease whole formations of their tracks? the reply lay with the formation of a brand new form of unit, the Tank Destroyer Battalion. this is often the tale of the lads and machines who made up the first actual Tank Destroyer Battalion, the 601st, from their targeted education and formation, to the ultimate, determined battles within the middle of Nazi Germany. choked with infrequent fabric, letters, diaries and unpublished images, this can be an excessive and intimate chronicle of the boys who fought the Panzers in an outstanding 10 campaigns and 546 days of deadly combat.

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