“King Tiger” from the “Feldherrnhalle” tank battalion, destroyed by artillery near Lake Balaton

King Tiger from the Feldherrnhalle

Heavy tank Panzer VI Ausf. B “King Tiger” (Tiger II) from the heavy tank battalion “Feldherrnhalle”, destroyed by Soviet artillery during the March battles. The number of the Soviet trophy team “195”.
Since King Tiger Tank stands near the road, Soviet soldiers painted the barrel of the gun and the side of the tank with white paint, in order to avoid a collision with a tank of passing vehicles at night. Area of ​​Lake Balaton.

 

 

Location: Hungary
Date: March 1945

In : 1945

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