French Tankbusters

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Bren
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French Tankbusters

Post by Bren » 06 Dec 2018 02:36

Anyone have any information on the French using aircraft to attack tanks in 1940?

I understand the Air Force used 20-mm AP ammunition in some fighters armed with Hispano-Suiza 9 cannon - and that they had some success.

Skirmisher
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Re: French Tankbusters

Post by Skirmisher » 31 Dec 2018 23:54

I recall reading a while back that a number of MS406s were used in this role but their success was limited due to the lack of appropriate AP ammunition.

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