M3 Medium (Family)
The M3 Lee, officially Medium Tank, M3 was an American medium tank built as a stop-gap before the M4 Sherman was ready and US pattern turrets were called the "Lee", named after Confederate general Robert E. Lee. Variants using British pattern turrets were known as "Grant", named after Union general Ulysses S. Grant.
Describe the history of the creation and combat usage of the vehicle family in more detail than in the introduction. Be sure to reference text and sources by using
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Excellent additions to the article would be video guides, screenshots from the game, and photos.