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Discussion in 'The Tanks in World War 2 quiz section' started by Boba Nette, Aug 27, 2004.

  1. Boba Nette

    Boba Nette New Member

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    What type of WWII tank had the nick name "MERCILESS"?
    I'm referring to one particular tank,not a production series.

    Later

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    I'm betting on irony. A Stuart? :grin:
     
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    Sorry Roel,but incorrect.
     
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    OK,here's a clue.For a short time this particular type of tank appeared to be indestructible.
     
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    The T-34?
     
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    The Grant? Its 75mm gun became widely respected by the Germans when it first appeared.
    Other bets are on the KV1 and the Tiger.
     
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    Matilda Mk II ?
     
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    I know ! :grin:

    It has allready been mentioned. It was decorated with an artwork of a Soviet tank firing on Hitler and a poem amongst other things. Its name was in its original language "Bezposhadniy".
     
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    KV1 then.
     
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    If it has already been mentioned, then it must be a T-34.

    (hey, I'm promoted again!)
     
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    I wonder if we will ever know the answer?
     
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    It´s the KV-1. :)
     
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    See? :grin:
     
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    Sorry it took so long to reply guys.'MERCILESS' was indeed a KV-1.
    Currently I don't have a computer of my own.I have to liberate my little brothers occasionaly.
     
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    this is eassy:

    what tank named the "tommycooker"
     
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    :roll:
    Careful - that starts arguments! :grin:
     
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    As you say an easy one. The much maligned Sherman

    What is this
     
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    Bunker-Chevy? :grin:
     
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    your closer than you think
     
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    It looks British.

    And it looks like it´s made of wood. :p

    EDIT : Is it made of concrete ?
     

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