British Cromwell tank of Captain Paddy Victory, destroyed in Willer-Bocage

Cromwell tank

Battle of France: British Mk VIII Cromwell tank number T187749 Captain Paddy Victory (Paddy Victory), shot down in Willer-Bocage. The tank belonged to the 7th British Armored Division, was destroyed by the German “Tiger I” heavy tank of SS Hauptsturmführer Michael Wittmann.



Source of photo information:

  1. www.bild.bundesarchiv.de




Location: Villers-Bocage, France
Photo date: June 16, 1944
Author photo: Arthur Grimm

In : 1944

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