Heavy tank “King Tiger” from the 1st company of the 509th heavy tank battalion, destroyed in the Battle for Budapest

Heavy tank King Tiger

Heavy tank Panzer VI Ausf. B “King Tiger” (PzKpfw VI Ausf.B “Königstiger”) from the 1st company of the 509th heavy tank battalion, subordinated to the 4th SS-panzer corps, destroyed in the January battles for Budapest.
The heavy tank “King Tiger” was destroyed by 57-mm anti-tank guns from a distance of 350-400 meters. On board the armored vehicle, two holes are visible, circled in white.


 

 

Location: Hungary
Date: January 1945

In : 1945

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