Which tanks were used in the Desert Storm Operation? How many were destroyed?
The M1 Abrams was the most commonly used tank by the United States military during this conflict, whilst the British used the Challenger and French the AMX-30B2 MBT. Iraqi forces used a wide number of different tanks, primarily the T-72, T-69, T-62, and T-55. In all, around 50 tanks were destroyed in the First Gulf War, with the large majority being Iraqi tanks.