The 11th Armored Cavalry, known as the ‘Blackhorse’ Regiment, developed radically new tactics to combat an elusive and determined enemy. Conventional wisdom asserted that armour had little to no role to play in the jungles, deltas, and rough terrain of Vietnam. The Blackhorse Regiment proved conventional wisdom wrong. The regiment’s unofficial motto, ‘Find the bastards, then pile on,' embodied their tactics for a highly mobile and heavily armed combined-arms force to seek out and destroy an unconventional enemy.
This package contains 7 M113 Armored Personnel Carriers, 3 M551 Sheridan Tanks, 1 M48 Patton Tank, and 2 decal sheets.