Pz.Kpfw. VI “Tiger” heavy tank of the 501st tank battalion in Tunis

Panzer VI Tiger I



Captured by the Americans in Tunisia German Pz.Kpfw. VI “Tiger” heavy tank from the 501st Heavy Tank Battalion of the Wehrmacht.

Pz.Kpfw. VI “Tiger” heavy tank is characterized by replacement track shoes placed at the corners of the frontal armor: this was the weakest point, as the top of the exit located hatches for the crew and the rigidity of the armor here was lower.

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