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German Armored Trains in the World War II (Schiffer Military, Vol 17)

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Published by Schiffer Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Weapons & equipment,
  • Military Transportation Equipment,
  • Transportation,
  • Germany,
  • Railroads - History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages42
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8198801M
    ISBN 100887401988
    ISBN 109780887401985
    OCLC/WorldCa24207194


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German Armored Trains in the World War II (Schiffer Military, Vol 17) by Wolfgang Sawodny Download PDF EPUB FB2

And yet, Armored trains were a quite effective weapons system that had been used in a number of military campaigns since the American Civil War. The 1st World War and subsequent Russian Civil War { - 21} had Armored Trains very effectively used by Poland, Czechoslovakia the U.S.S.R.

and Germany/5(9). out of 5 stars German Armored Trains in World War II. Reviewed in the United States on Decem Verified Purchase. I would recommend this generally informative review of key information about the trains of WW II, with sufficient /5(10). Description: This new book is the third by Wolfgang Sawodny on German armored trains in World War II, and presents all new information not previously discussed in his first two highly successful volumes.

The main emphasis here is on the operational history of German armored train units on the Russian front, and includes many previously. We don't know about any reviews for this book German Armored Trains in World War II (#17) by Wolfgang Sawodny.

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German and captured armored trains in World War II. At the beginning of the s it was known that the end of armoured trains was coming. It was caused by development of artillery, especially of improvement of its accuracy, and dynamic development of aviation.

Download This new book is the definitive reference on this little known subject. Starting with the first German uses of military armored trains in the early s, the book continues through the World War I and Reichswehr periods, to World War II, the main focus of the book.

German Armored Trains Vol.I by Wolfgang Sawodny,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(3).

«Next photo Armored trains image 18 of 64 Previous photo» German armoured train. Published at × px. Link to full-size photo: German armoured train Site statistics: Photos of World War II: over aircraft: 63 models tanks: 59 models vehicles: 59 models guns: 3 models.

The Imperial Japanese Army also utilized armored trains. First in the s, to guard the rail lines in Manchuria and later when they engaged Chinese NRA and CPC troops in Second Sino-Japanese War.

Preserved command car of German World War II era armoured train BP from the railway museum in Bratislava. Later uses. Apart from official military use, trains often served as support for partisan groups which staged massive offensives during the last years of the Second World War.

Such was the case in Slovakia, where three armored trains ― The Hurban, Štefánik, and Masaryk ― delivered a decisive blow to the weakened German units in September of Title: German Armored Trains in World War II Vol.2 Author: Wolfgang Sawodney: ISBN ISBN Cover: Paperback: Pages: 54 pages.

During the Mexican Revolution (–), the Spanish Civil War () and the Second World War armored trains were actively used by all parties included in the conflicts. German armored train Panzerzug.

In Poland, trains were active in the defense effort of the September campaign against the invading Germans. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for German Armoured Trains in World War II: v. 1 by Wolfgang Sawodny (Paperback, ) at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. Kfz) / VK(H) was a heavy tank in the later half of World War II. Armed with an 88 mm L/71 gun, the vehicle could perform well in the defensive role on the eastern and western fronts but was an expensive failure for Nazi Germany when used in an offensive role as a.

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World War II 13 armoured trains were formed in June for coastal defence. They were typically formed by a small locomotive between two armoured wagons, usually small steel coal wagons with extra armour, and other wagons carrying ammunition.

This new book is the definitive reference on this little known subject. Starting with the first German uses of military armored trains in the early s, the book continues through the World War I and Reichswehr periods, to World War II, the main focus of the book Author: Wolfgang Sawodny. This new book is the definitive reference on this little known subject.

Starting with the first German uses of military armored trains in the early s, the book continues through the World War I and Reichswehr periods, to World War II, the main focus of the book. German Armored Trains in World War II by Wolfgang Sawodny starting at $ German Armored Trains in World War II has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

However, the trains appear to have been a popular model railroad subject in Europe for many years. Volume 1 German Armored Trains in World War II was originally published in in German.

It was translated into English by Schiffer Publishing in Volume 2 covers the years in detail. 25 Apr - Explore wgreatbatch55's board "german armoured trains" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Railway gun, Train and Model trains pins.

Wolfgang Sawodny is the author of German Armored Trains on the Russian Front ( avg rating, 3 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), German Ar /5.

First seen during the American Civil War and later appearing in the Franco-Prussian War and the Anglo-Boer Wars, the armored train came to prominence on the Eastern Front during World War I. It was also deployed during the Russian Civil War and the technology traveled east into the Chinese Civil War, and the subsequent war with Japan.

It saw service on the Russian Front in. I just got Waldemar Trojca´s book "Panzerzug BP42/BP44" book from Jadar-Hobby and it has lot of technical data and pics of BP42 plus 1/35 scale drawnings. Bad thing is, that text is polish only. Other book I´m getting from Book-Depository in U.K is Wolfgang Sawodny´s "German armored trains " published in April this year.

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[PDF] German Armored Trains in World War II (Schiffer Military Vol. 17) (v. 1) Download Full. This new book is the definitive reference on this little known subject. Starting with the first German uses of military armored trains in the early s, the book continues through the World War I and Reichswehr periods, to World War II, the main focus of the book.

Detailed design, construction, and technical aspects are discussed, as well as analysis of armored train. The series consists of a modular system of books, dealing in detail with the German Armed Forces ground combat units in World War II.

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Schiffer Military History Vol. German Armored Trains in the World War II. Vol. 1 Книги Вооружение Автор: Wolfgang Sawodny Год издания: Формат: pdf Издат.:Schiffer Publishing Страниц: 56 Размер: ISBN: Язык: Английский0 (голосов: 0).

Over two million American servicemen passed through Britain during the Second World War. Inat the height of activity, up to half a million were based there with the United States Army Air Forces (USAAF).

Their job was to man and maintain the vast fleets of aircraft needed to attack German cities and industry. Armored trains were used by both sides on the Eastern Front during WWII.

In fact the use began at the end of W.W.I and was developed between wars in the conflicts in Eastern Europe. Polish, Russia both red and white and other forces used armored trains in considerable numbers during the Russian Civil war.

This is the second volume describing the various German armored trains used during WWII. Size: 11″ x 8 1/4″ | b/w photographs, line drawings This book covers the earliest forms of German armored fighting vehicles used primarily in WWI. Size: Covers the wide variety of vehicles used by the German police during World War II, as well.

Armored trains were used to varying degrees by most countries during World War 1. This video takes a closer look at the German and Austro-Hungarian armored trains. Check out the Great War's. At the beginning of World War II in SeptemberPoland used armoured trains after the German invasion.

The trains were used to move troops around, but the trains and tracks were heavily bombed by the Luftwaffe: (images via) Some armoured trains were escorted by a draisine, which was kind of like a tank that ran on rail tracks.

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Starting with the first German uses of military armored trains in the early s, the book continues through the World War I and Reichswehr periods, to World War II, the main focus of the book. Detailed design, construction. Armored Trains and Railway Guns The Armored Train, a carry-over from the century before, saw renewed interest during World War 1 and continued in action even into World War 2 and beyond.

German WWII Armored Train Series, Sawodny. Featuring period photographs, detailed technical drawings and informative text, this book examines German armored trains, which were important artillery weapons for Hitler's armies along the Eastern and Western Fronts during World War br This volume features includes tables of train armaments and a chronology of the German.

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1 German Night Fighters in World War II: Ar Do Do Ta He Ju Ju Bf Me Etc. The read is very nice, but as for Soviet part, it is not accurate at all. Soviets had their own very specific history of armored trains and we can definitively say that armored trains reached pick of their popularity and legendary status during Russian civil war (November —October ).

This is why there were still very popular and more than Armored. It saw service on the Russian Front in World War II, but was increasingly sidelined because of its vulnerability to air attack.

Steven J Zaloga examines the origins and development of the armored train, focusing equally on the technical detail and on the fascinating story of how armored trains were actually used in combat/5(2).6.

Armee had Armoured trains 4 & 7 stationed at Kliece Armee had Armoured train 31 stationed at Zurawica. The Armored tra 80 and 81 and schwere Spahzug and survived the war and was post-war used by the reborn Czechoslovakian army. Documents of soldiers serving on armored trains.