British “Cromwell” № T187608 tank, destroyed in Villers-Bocage

Cromwell tank

Battle of Villers-Bocage: British Cromwell (VIII Cromwell) No. T187608 tank of Sergeant Gerald Holloway, destroyed in Villers-Bocage.
VIII Cromwell belonged to the 7th British Armored Division. It was destroyed by the German “Tiger I” heavy tank under the command of the SS-Hauptsturmführer Michael Wittmann.


Source of photo information:

  1. www.bild.bundesarchiv.de




Location: Villers-Bocage, France
Image Date: June 16, 1944
Photo by Zwirner

In : 1944

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