Weapons of World continues to kill. In the US Tank “Sherman” killed two people News

In the United States there was an incident of exceptional value. American Tank “Sherman”, produced during the Second World War and participated in the fighting erupted at the site. It killed two people who were in the vicinity of the machine.

Weapons of World continues to kill. In the US Tank “Sherman” killed two people News

The same tank in 2004 at the site

The incident happened in the Deschutes River District is located in central Oregon, 40 kilometers from the city of Bend. The landfill, which is owned by local Rifle Association stored at decommissioned Battle Tank “Sherman”, which, apparently, was the main attraction and exclusive associations. The car was involved in operations in Normandy in 1944, he went through the war and returned home safely.

American tanks “Sherman” – the most massive tanks of World War II, all were released about 70 thousand vehicles. Participated in the war on the Japanese islands, in Italy, North Africa and Normandy from 1941 to 1945. The most vulnerable part of the tank – petrol engine that often explode even without external influences and hits.