World War II: Battle Armor & Field Artillery takes a look
at the technologies that were in use in World War II. You
will learn about this era and the tanks and artillery equipment
used during this era of warfare in this collection of five
- Armored Force- Tanks: This documentary explores the armored
tanks and their role in war. It explores its operation in
both training and battle situations and is a great look
at the wide variety of armored vehicles employed by the
armed forces in the past.
- Hell on Wheels (1951) is a detailed exploration of the
combat activities undertaken by the 2nd Armored Division
during World War II. Learn about the Second Armored Divisions
brave missions to fight the Allied powers during WW2 with
live footage of them performing their duties.
- Field Artillery: King of Battle is an exploration of firepower
from the primitive cannon up to the modern atomic missile.
This film covers its history from 1776 all the way up to
1957. Some highlights of this remarkable documentary include
the cannon used during the Revolutionary war to fight the
British at Bunker Hill and other key places during this
crucial war for freedom, the Meuse-Argonne offensive of
WWI, the Pacific campaigns against the Japanese and Korea
during their respective wars. The presentation includes
great highlights of how truly nimble the artillery divisions
are when it comes to supporting the troops on the front
- Weapons of the Field Artillery: This film is an examination
of the features, use and capabilities of a wide range of
cannon, rocket and missile field artillery weapons. This
is a great chance to see lots of great field artillery gear
up close and personal.
- Fort Sill: The Field Artillery Center -Take a trip to
Fort Sill, the Field Artillery center on its 100th anniversary.
This 28 minute presentation will give you a tour of the
artillery center and school, the museum where you will explore
the history of artillery in America and a live fire demonstration
of some of the guns that helped win critical battles.
The total run time of this DVD is 2 hours 19 minutes.