Local author writes best-selling book about 3rd Armored Division in WWII
BROOMFIELD, Colo. -- A local author has written a best-selling book about the experiences of American soldiers in the 3rd Armored Division in Germany during World War II. One man featured in Adam Makos' "Spearhead" is Clarence Smoyer. He served as a gunner aboard a Pershing tank in the 3rd Armored Division, also known as "Spearhead."