TABLE OF ORGANIZATION:
The 756th Tank Battalion was organized under the U.S. Army's T/O & E (Table of Organization and Equipment) 17-25.  The last wartime update
for this table was November 18th, 1944.  The following list reflects this table.  One should note that a T/O & E was a guide. During the war, the
756th Tank Battalion usually fought with less personnel, less tanks, and some variations in equipment to what was required by the T/O & E.
T/O & E
17-25
Headquarters
Company
Medium Tank
Compnay "A"
Medium Tank
Company "B"
Medium Tank
Company "C"
Light Tank
Company "D"
Service
Company
Medical
Detachment
Battalion
TOTALS
Personnel:
               
Officers
13
5
5
5
5
4
2
39
Enlisted Men
127
112
112
112
89
108
18
678
Tanks:
               
M4 Medium Tank
(75mm gun or 76 mm
gun)
2
17
17
17
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53
M4 Medium Tank (105
mm gun)
3
1
1
1
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6
M5A1 Light Tank (37
mm gun)
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17
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17
Other Motorized
Vehicles:
               
1/4 ton Jeep
11
2
2
2
2
3
4
26
3/4 ton Truck
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2
1
3
3/4 ton Ambulance
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1
1
2-1/2 ton Truck
1
1
1
1
1
34
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39
Half-track Truck
8
1
1
1
1
1
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13
M21 81 mm Mortar
Half-track Truck
3
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3
M32 Tank Recovery
Vehicle
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1
1
1
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2
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5
Light Tank Recovery
Vehicle
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1
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1
Heavy Wrecking Truck
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2
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2
Trailers:
               
M10 Ammo Trailer
4
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13
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17
1 ton Trailer
2
1
1
1
1
20
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26
1/4 ton Trailer
11
2
2
2
2
3
4
26
Small Arms:
               
.45-caliber Pistol
3
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3
.45-caliber
Submachine Gun
47
92
92
92
70
44
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437
.30-caliber Carbine
Rifle
70
25
25
25
24
71
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240
.30-caliber M1 Rifle
20
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20
Heavy Arms:
               
.50-caliber M2 Heavy
Machine Gun
5
1
1
1
2
10
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20
2.36 inch Bazooka
12
3
3
3
2
12
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25