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Renault FT-17s_Victory Parade Paris

THE RENAULT FT – DEVELOPMENT AND COMB...

May 29, 2018No Comments

On the 31st May 1918 the Renault FT was used in action for the first time at Ploissy-Chazelle, southwest of Soissons. The 501st Regiment d’Artillery Speciale used 31 tanks to

Tanks at Aberdeen Proving Ground

FRENCH FIRST WORLD WAR TANKS

May 24, 20172 Comments

The Renault FT is by far the most well-known French tank of the First World War, but it was not the first Char d’Assaut used by the French Army.