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German PzKpfw VI Tiger I heavy tank in a village in France, 1943

Caption     German PzKpfw VI Tiger I heavy tank in a village in France, 1943 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseGerman Federal Archive
Identification Code   Bild 101I-028-1607-26
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PzKpfw VI Ausf. E 'Tiger I'   Main article  Photos  
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 9 Jan 2010

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1. Commenter identity confirmed Bill says:
20 Feb 2011 04:00:28 PM


Wilhelm! slow down, its 10km/h through here. Remember what the Kommandant said at the briefing:
When entering a French village don't kick up the dust, don't scare the cows, we need to by the milk for tomorrows mess, and watch out for those chickens!
The last French village was a speed trap that french policeman was slow as a snall writing tickets for the whole platoon Jawohl! Herr Hauptsurmfuhrer.

10km/h is about 6mph

Tigers of sPz.Abt.502 passing through another
french village.
2. Commenter identity confirmed Bill says:
11 Feb 2012 07:02:23 PM

German tanks enter the Village: The young German tankmen.

Deutsch panzer in das Dorf Die junge deutsche Behalter.

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