1960's to the 70's, Armor & Mech. Inf. in Europe:

11 ACR. Germany:

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11 ACR. Germany:
In January of 1969 some M551 Sheridan's were issued to the 3rd Squadron 4th Armored Cavalry and the 1st Squadron of the 11th Armored Cavalry. The price of learning with this vehicle would be very trying and show it was not completely satisfactory with it's fighting ability, and better in the support role, being vulnerable to RPG threat, and no use for the rocket - projectiles it was designed for. In Vietnam canister shot was needed for the close in enemy..
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