The Allies have the fascists on the run in North Africa, but the fight is not over yet. The United States is the newest army to enter the war. They boast some of the best tanks in the world, backed up by well-equipped infantry, either marching to battle on foot or riding half-tracks, and the latest deadly tank destroyers. Their troops are inexperienced, but they have trained hard and are eager to prove themselves. They will need to learn quickly, as they face a cunning and battle-hardened enemy.
Inside of Fighting First: US Forces in North Africa 1942-43 you’ll find:
- Background on the US 1st Armored Division and 1st Infantry Division in Tunisia, in the battles for Kasserine Pass and El Guettar.
- Instructions on how to build an M4 Sherman Tank Company, M3 Lee Tank Company, M3 Stuart Tank Company, Armored Rifle Company, Rifle Company, or M10 Tank Destroyer Company.
- A detailed painting guide.