TITLE

Armored platoon commander

AUTHOR(S)
Steinway, Roger
PUB. DATE
October 1997
SOURCE
Military History;Oct97, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Interview
ABSTRACT
Interviews 1st Lieutenant James P. Alford, who lead a platoon of five M4 Sherman tanks through the hedgerows of Normandy in 1944. How did he came to join the United States army; Views on leading a tank platoon in combat; Most dangerous position he had encountered.
ACCESSION #
9710210639

 

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