Your Army and your Navy....

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  1. Lucky13

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    If you could build up your own Army and Navy, what tanks, artillery, anti tank guns etc. and ships would it contain, all pre and up till -45 of course?
     
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    my navy would be the british navy, the best navy of ww2 in atlantic, my army would be the german army, with their panzers, flaks, artilherys, etc...
     
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    That is a BIG question. Lots of F4Us, Iowa classes, and King Tigers.
     
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    German Officers
    American equipment
    commonwealth operators
     
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    humm... how about:

    russian soldiers
    commonwealth sailors
    german technology
    american mass production
    french cookers

    e. romel on command

    ?
     
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    nope i'll stick with it as written,
     
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    A partial listing.....

    Essex Class carriers with F4Us, F6Fs, SBDs
    Iowa Class battleships
    Long Lance torpedoes
    B-29s w lots of Atomic weapons
    A-26s
    P-51s
    P-47s
    P-38s
    C-47s
    Panthers
    Tigers
    T-34s
    88s
    M1 Garands
    American soldiers and Marines

    TO
     
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    best answer until now !
     
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    Tank: T34 and Panther
    Infantry: equipped with a mixture of weapons... Rifle: M1 SMG: Owen gun LMG: Bren HMG: MG42
     
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    Well I would use Japanese and some German Naval vessels combined as a Navy with German sailors, German artillery, German fighter planes, US bombers, a lot of Panthers and German troops and officers.
     
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    Navy
    US fleet but with German U-boats and E-boats and RN frigates as main A/S ships. Crews correspondingly.

    Army
    Infantry weapons
    StG 44, MG 42, German mortars, German mines (only because they were only ones I had good info and personal experience), Panzerfaust and Panzerschrek.

    Artillery
    10,5 cm FH 18M, Wespe, US 155mm field how., US 155 mm Field Cannon, 155mm M40 SP. 17 cm K 18, US 203 mm How

    A/T
    6-pdr, 17-pdr and Archer plus some Hornisses in case of meeting some very heavy metal.

    AA
    2 cm Flak 38, 40mm Bofors, Crusader AA Tank, both twin 20mm and single 40mm, 8,8 cm Flak 43

    Signals
    US equipment

    Bridging
    at least Bailey bridge

    Armour
    Scout car, Daimler Armoured Car, SdKfz 234/3, M24 Chaffee, M3 Ht family (APC, Mortar, M16 AAA etc), Comet, CS Cromwell, Crusader AA Tank, both twin 20mm and single 40mm.

    Soft skinned vehicles
    Made by USA plus Schwimmwagen, RSO and 750 cc Z├╝ndapp

    Juha
     
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    Artillery: German 88, American 105mm

    Mortars: American 80 mm mortars and 60 mm for infantry to carry around quickly

    Heavy Machine guns: Mg 42, .50 Caliber.

    Light Machine gun: .30 caliber, thompson, BAR,

    Assualt Rifle: Mp 44

    Rifles: Kar-98k, M1 Garand

    Gernades: Patato Mashers, and AMerican Frag

    Tanks: Tiger tank

    Navy: Iowa Class Battleships

    Heavy Bomber: B-29

    Soldiers: German Soldiers, American soldier

    Sailors: German and Japanese

    Commanders: German

    Fighter: Ta-152

    Ahhh thats about it
     
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    So your navy would only have Iowa Class Battleships?

    Ill come in and sink your fleet with my carrier aircraft, before they can even get in range to touch me.
     
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    ummm ok...well idk what to say
     
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    British Commonwealth-- Courage tactics.
    German -- Determination
    American--Equipment
    Japanese-- Cunning
     
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    you could start with "Abandon Ship!"
     
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    Navy:
    CV's: Essex-class (midway was after 45 i believe)
    BB's: Bismarck Class
    BC's: Scharnhorst Class
    CA's: Late Hipper Class
    CL's: Late Belfast Class
    DD's: Dunno - good asw abilities is paramount
    SS's: type XXI

    Army:
    Tankforces: Panther as mainstay and King Tiger as heavy support
    Main AT-guns: 88's
    Main infantry weapon: MP44/M1 Garand
    Main arty: Late Katyusha, and Hummel batteries
    Main MG: MG42
    Main AA: 88's and quad 20mm

    Airforce:
    Main fighter: Me262's and P51's
    Main CAS: Ju87 (i know it sucks without airsupremacy - but its just so sexy and meanlooking :lol: )
    Main Tacitical bomber: Mosquito and Ar234
    Main Strategic bomber: B29 and Lancaster
     
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