Episode 10 – 761st Tank Battalion (Black Panthers) Pt. 3


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This podcast concludes the series on the 761st Tank Battalion, Black Panthers.  I discuss some achievements of members in the battalion and fill in more of the background on these incredible WWII tankers.

Sources:

– Brothers in Arms: The Epic Story of the 761st Tank Battalion (Kareem Abdul Jabar)

– Patton’s Panthers: The African-American 761st Tank Battalion in World War II (Charles W. Sasser)

– Come out Fighting: The Epic Tale of the 761st Tank Battalion 1942-1945 (Trezzvant W. Anderson) download

– Fact Sheet on 761st Tank Battalion (Army History)http://www.history.army.mil/topics/afam/761TkBn-2.htm

– World War II Stats and Pacts (Peter Darman)

– Paul L. Bates, Commanded 1st WWII Black Tank Battalion (Chicago Tribune, February 26, 1995)

The 761st Tank Battalion: Fighting the Enemy, Beating Sterotypes (Army News Archives, February 9, 2007)

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