StuG III Ausf. E Assault Gun
|Upkeep per Minute||-12|
|Prereq.||Mechanized Assault Doctrine|
|Primary armament||7.5 cm KwK 37|
|Secondary armament||1x 7.92mm MG 42|
|Max. Speed||6m p/s|
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The StuG III Ausf. E Assault Gun is strong vs infantry and light vehicles.
Overview[edit | edit source]
The StuG III Ausf. E is almost exactly the same as the StuG III Ausf. G; another Assault Gun, but has a weaker main gun and is slightly cheaper in terms of manpower and fuel.
Weapons[edit | edit source]
7.5 cm Kampfwagenkanone 37[edit | edit source]
This main gun is specialized for anti-infantry, having a lower velocity and armor penetration than the StuG III Ausf G. Assault Gun. However, the high explosive shells fly towards the target like short range light artillery for good effectiveness against infantry and buildings. The StuG III Ausf. E is arguably a weaker and cheaper counterpart to the Sturmpanzer IV.
Hull-mounted 7.92mm MG 42[edit | edit source]
Anti infantry machine gun that can suppress with sustained fire but with angled fire zone that requires the tank to rotate to use it effectively.
Abilities[edit | edit source]
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Tactics[edit | edit source]
The StuG III Ausf. E is an effective short range artillery unit for fire support against infantry and structures, but is no match against armor. Use it in conjunction with friendly medium tanks or infantry.
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