World War II – T-26 tanks in the Murmansk direction

World War II - T-26

World War 2 Photo – Soviet light T-26 tanks on the Murmansk direction against Armee Lappland: according to one source, on the island of Kildin, on the other – on the Rybachiy peninsula.

T-26 is a Soviet light tank. Created on the basis of the English tank “Vickers Mk.E” (also known as “Vickers 6-ton”), purchased in 1930. The T-26 was adopted in the USSR in 1931.

Date of the photo: 1942
Author: Evgeni Khaldei

In : 1942

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