Photo of the Day: M60 Cast Hull at Factory

Here is a cool photo of the hull of a US M60 tank at the factory.  We don’t have any information concerning the details of this photo, but we would guess it was taken inside the Detroit Tank Arsenal operated by Chrysler.



Automakers and the Arsenal of Democracy video

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles recently released this video focusing on Chrysler’s contributions to the war effort during WW2.   A good deal of the footage is of tanks and the Detroit Tank Arsenal.

From the Vault: Detroit Tank Arsenal

We are introducing a new catagory to the menu bar of Tank and AFV News called “From the Vault.”  This section will feature videos, pictures and documents that are not “news” yet which we still thing people will find interesting.

We will kick things off with a collection of materials about the Detroit Tank Arsenal.  First, here are two wartime videos about the Tank Arsenal.

Assembly Lines of Defense 20:15

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