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The 808th Tank Destroyer Battalion

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An assortment of US flags.
Don't Tread On Me
Colonial Era

US Army Flag - 1775
US Army Flag
Adopted in 1775

Betsy Ross flag
Betsy Ross Flag

13 Star Flag
13 Star -
First Official Flag

Civil Flag of Peacetime
Civil Flag of
Peacetime

34 Star - Civil War Era
34 Star
Civil War Era

Confederate Battle Flag
Confederate Battle Flag

50 Star Current US Flag
50 Star
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In The News 1944

As usual the 808 tank destroyers are labeled as a support group; this time for the 76th Infantry and are not mentioned until the final paragraph.

History has told us the 808 tank destroyers were so much more than just a support group. In fact, the infantry they were supporting in battle often turned out to be the clean up crew following an 808 triumph.

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