Greatest Tank Battles

Greatest Tank Battles features stunning CGI recreations and dramatic eyewitness accounts that put the viewer at the centre of history's deadliest armoured combat. The series features armoured warfare in the jungles of Vietnam, the rugged mountains of Italy, the killing fields of Normandy and the blood-soaked beaches of the Pacific Islands. Greatest Tank Battles recreates armoured clashes that transformed history, seen through the eyes of those who manned the tanks and fought to the finish. It is an epic story of skill and tactics, strategy and technology. Greatest Tank Battles takes us deeper into armoured combat than ever before, revealing the delicate balance between man and machine - and the narrow gap between victory and death. It puts the viewer in the tank commander's seat and sends them into the heat of battle.


Air Date: December 09, 2013 - 48:00
By 1942, the Japanese Empire stretched halfway across the Pacific Ocean.
Air Date: December 02, 2013 - 48:00
In 1944 the US 3rd Armored Division spearheads the Allied push from the western border of Germany towards Berlin.