Includes 6 crew figures. 17 Pounder was the largest of three anti-tank guns used by British Army in the WWII. Development work on the 17 Pounder began in April 41 with the goal of replacing existing anti-tank guns.
Proving themselves in the Normandy campaign then on into the Low Countries and Germany itself, the British soldier proved to be the decisive factor in many battles. Armed with .303 Lee Enfield rifles, Bren light machine guns and Sten submachine guns, the British soldier was well equipped and could provide a formidable weight of fire towards any enemy.