German “Puppchen” rocket launcher captured by the US Army

Puppchen rocket launcher


German “Puppchen” rocket launcher captured by the US Army in the Battle of Normandy, France.
Despite the “toy” look, “Puppchen” was a simple and effective anti-tank tool. At a range of 150-200 m, armor penetration was 200 mm, the maximum firing range reached 700 meters.

 

 

Location: Normandy, France
Date: 1944

In : 1944

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