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Two Panzer VI "Tiger II" (King Tiger) with Porsche turret on flat terrain;. PK KBZ Western Command France June 1944

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Formerly of the 4th Royal Tank Regiment, this Matilda II was captured at Halfaya pass in May 1941, and returned to service against its former masters by the 8th Panzer Regiment of the 15th Panzer Division.

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Formerly of the 4th Royal Tank Regiment, this Matilda II was captured at Halfaya pass in May 1941, and returned to service against its former masters by the 8th Panzer Regiment of the 15th Panzer Division.

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Formerly of the 4th Royal Tank Regiment, this Matilda II was captured at Halfaya pass in May 1941, and returned to service against its former masters by the 8th Panzer Regiment of the 15th Panzer Division.

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Tiger of Hauptmann Michael Wittmann, Last Tiger of Hauptsturmfuehrer (captain) Michael Wittman, one of greatest tank aces of WWII, belonging to the Schwere SS. Panzer Abteilung 101. He and his crew were killed on August, 8, 1944 approximately 1 km near Cinteaux, France, presumably by a flank-firing British Sherman Firefly from the the "A" squadron, 1st Norhtamptonshire Yeomanry (part of the 33rd independent armored brigade).

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SS-Oberscharführer Ernst Barkmann (1919-2009) was an ace tank commander on both the Western and Eastern Fronts. He won great praise in Russia where he became an expert in defeating Soviet armor and was decorated with both ranks of the Iron Cross. In 1944, Barkmann fought to stem the Allied invasion of Normandy, where he won his Knight's Cross. He concluded the war fighting near Vienna and he was taken POW. Barkmann died at 90 in his home town of Kisdorf where he had settled after the war.

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