America's Tiger

Dave Oliver builds Tamiya’s 1/35 M26 Pershing to represent machinery that provided the US military with a much-needed tank to take on the cutting edge of German armour.

Tamiya Pershing

It took a long time for US military top brass to acknowledge what many Allied tank crews knew already: the M4 Sherman was significantly outclassed by the new generation of German armour, including the Panther and Tiger I.

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