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German troops and Tiger I heavy tank of the German 2nd SS Panzer Division 'Das Reich' on the move near Kursk, Russia, Jun-Jul 1943

Caption   German troops and Tiger I heavy tank of the German 2nd SS Panzer Division 'Das Reich' on the move near Kursk, Russia, Jun-Jul 1943 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseGerman Federal Archive
Identification Code   Bild 101III-Zschaeckel-206-35
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Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 30 Mar 2010

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1. Commenter identity confirmed Bill says:
7 Feb 2011 07:56:58 PM


Troops of the 2nd SS Panzer-Grenadier Division protecting the flanks of a Tiger I,
during Operation Citadel 1943.
The photograph was taken by Friedrich Zschackel, the photo shows men lost forever.
2. Lucian says:
6 Mar 2011 03:05:57 AM

This is tiger S11 commanded by SS-Obersturmf√ľhrer Theiss, the platoon leader
of four tigers.

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