The Big Picture
Role of ArmorStreaming Video - 2011
This episode of the U.S. Army's The Big Picture television series shows how the all-important role of armor in today's army was once only for a small group of specialists. This video from the National Archives and Record Administration shows the slow evolution of tanks, the rugged, reliable hard-hitting, mobile forces, which were once considered impractical and ineffective. Viewers will see an authentic report of the first tactical employment of these armored vehicles as well as the success of these tanks in Korea and World War II.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, , c2008
Characteristics: 1 streaming video file (30 min.) :,sd., col
Alternative Title: Role of Armor