Some pictures from my visit to the AAF tank museum

Visited the AAF Tank Museum down in Danville,VA back in the Fall. This is a subject about which I know nothing but took lots of pictures a few of which are posted below. I used descriptive information from the exhibit signs to label some of them:

 

 

One of the most interesting was a fighting machine from the brief war with Mars in 1953. Noted for the distinctive sound that its main weapon made, the Mark IV Infestor, now looks some what forlorn without its energy tripod in place:

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