The captured Soviet T-34-76 medium tank

The captured Soviet T-34-76 medium tank

Captured by the Germans Soviet T-34-76 medium tank. In the photograph the T-34 from the earlier models (by rollers), obviously, photo made in the summer of 1941. The tank in complete safety, leave the crew. No gun – dismantled Soviet tank crews during the retreat.

At the beginning of the Great Patriotic War Soviet medium tank T-34 was superior firepower and armor protection of all German tanks. T-34 medium tank was virtually invulnerable to regular Wehrmacht anti-tank weapons, but most of the losses were not in combat, but due to technical faults, lack of fuel and general confusion among the troops.

In : 1941

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