“Tanker Tactics” to put tanks in the field on Labor Day Weekend to honor GIs who have served in America’s armor divisions
On Saturday, and Sunday of Labor Day Weekend, September 1st and 2nd between the hours of 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m., The Museum of American Armor at Old Bethpage Village Restoration, 1303 Round Swamp Road, Old Bethpage, will present a program, “Tanker Tactics” that present in the field a variety of tanks used by American military forces over the decades including a Cold War M48 Patton tank, a WW II Sherman tank, a U.S. Marine tank, a M18 Hellcat tank destroyer as well as halftracks, a British Bren Carrier and other tracked military vehicles.
The program is made possible, in part, through the support of PSEG Long Island, Amtrust Title, Squad Security and Bethpage Federal Credit Union.
The Museum of American Armor, 1303 Round Swamp Road, Old Bethpage, is inside the grounds of Old Bethpage Village Restoration and is open year around, Wednesday through Sunday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Admission donations are $13 for adults, $8 for seniors and veterans and children between the ages of 5 and 12.