The First-Ever Tank

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The first version of FT tank on the streets of Paris 1918

TThis is it, the piece of engineering that inspired all the tanks and especially that allowed the evolution of armored warfare in late 1918. By the middle of the Great War (World War 1), the French have acknowledged that they were fighting a losing battle because they were just simply giving up to many lives to push the Germans back to their fatherland. If they were to keep at the same rate as 1915 and 1916 they…

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Andrei Tapalaga ✒️

Andrei Tapalaga ✒️

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