6TH GUARDS TANK BRIGADE The Story Of Guardsmen In Churchill Tanks

The 6th Guards Tank Brigade was formed in 1941 as the 6th Guards Armoured Brigade when Great Britain was under the threat of invasion and more armoured formations were required, over the summer of 1941, the Infantry of the Guards converted into an armoured formation and the Guards Armoured Division was formed which contained the 5th Guards Armoured Brigade and the 6th Guards Armoured Brigade. A truly great account of armoured warfare in NW Europe 1944-45, and lucid view of the sharp end of the conflict by a skilled writer.