Fort Knox Reenactment-July 4th, 2002
The Patton Museum at Fort Knox is well known to enthusiasts who love armor. Each year the museum holds at least one large reenactment that features lots of running tanks and military vehicles for the public to enjoy. At the July 4th reenactment in 2002 visitors were treated to exciting action, such as a strafing P-51 Mustang and an armor shootout that included Sherman tanks and German Jagdpanzers! This video includes the actual battle along with lots of footage taken during the pre-battle preparations and post-battle movement of the armored vehicles back to the storage depot.
M4 Sherman (105-mm Howitzer)
M4A1 Sherman (75-mm gun--actually a Canadian-built Grizzly tank)
Stuart M5A1 light tank
German Demag D7 halftrack
German Jagdpanzer IV tank destroyer
German Jagdpanzer 38T Hetzer tank destroyer
Dodge Weapons Carriers towing 57mm anti-tank guns
BMW sidecar combinations
Kubelwagens and Schwimmwagens
Numerous U.S. and German reenactors
The video is approximately one hour in length.
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