The average car combat Sherman M4A2 (76) was born from the need to provide armored elements to
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The U.S. Marine Corps was the only recipient of U.S. military body model, which was sent mainly to the Pacific theater of war, in support of landing operations, taking part in the fighting of the Philippine Islands, Peleliu, Iwo Jima , Tinian and Okinawa, among others.
This model represents a combat unit of the U.S. Marine Corps located a couple of days after landing on the island of Iwo Jima in 1945, so the crew still has not removed the intake and exhaust nozzles for wading.
Also, the crew still has not installed the car additional protections own campaign, as the side bolsters Japanese wood against small arms, front reinforcement with sandbags and spare chain links, etc..