×
Home Intro People Events Equipment Places Maps Books Photos Videos Other Reference FAQ About
     

World War II Database

Sherman Crab flail tank under test with the UK 79th (Experimental) Armored Division Royal Engineers, 27 Apr 1944British troops crouching down on Sword Beach, Normandy, France, 6 Jun 1944
Sherman Crab flail tank under test with the UK 79th (Experimental) Armored Division Royal Engineers, 27 Apr 1944British troops crouching down on Sword Beach, Normandy, France, 6 Jun 1944
British troops taking shelter near a M10 Wolverine tank destroyer, Normandy, France, 6 Jun 1944British Universal Carriers with deep wading screens and a Churchill AVRE tank passing through La Breche, France, 6 Jun 1944
British troops taking shelter near a M10 Wolverine tank destroyer, Normandy, France, 6 Jun 1944British Universal Carriers with deep wading screens and a Churchill AVRE tank passing through La Breche, France, 6 Jun 1944
German prisoners awaiting transfer at the beaches of Normandie, France, 6 Jun 1944; note disabled Sherman Crab flail tank in backgroundMedics tending the wounded by a Churchill AVRE vehicle of UK Royal Engineers 5th Assault Regiment, Sword Beach, Normandy, France, 6 Jun 1944; M10 Wolverine tank destroyer of 20th Anti-Tank Regiment
German prisoners awaiting transfer at the beaches of Normandie, France, 6 Jun 1944; note disabled Sherman Crab flail tank in backgroundMedics tending the wounded by a Churchill AVRE vehicle of UK Royal Engineers 5th Assault Regiment, Sword Beach, Normandy, France, 6 Jun 1944; M10 Wolverine tank destroyer of 20th Anti-Tank Regiment
Men of the British 2nd Army waiting to move off Queen White Beach of Sword Beach, Normandy, France, 6 Jun 1944British Sherman tanks near Lebisey Wood for the assault on Caen, France, 8 Jul 1944
Men of the British 2nd Army waiting to move off Queen White Beach of Sword Beach, Normandy, France, 6 Jun 1944British Sherman tanks near Lebisey Wood for the assault on Caen, France, 8 Jul 1944
Demonstration of a captured German Panzerschreck weapon by an instructor of UK 59th Division, France, 1 Aug 1944Troops of British 59th Division with a captured German 8 cm GrW 34 mortar, Vienne-en-Bessin, France, 1 Aug 1944
Demonstration of a captured German Panzerschreck weapon by an instructor of UK 59th Division, France, 1 Aug 1944Troops of British 59th Division with a captured German 8 cm GrW 34 mortar, Vienne-en-Bessin, France, 1 Aug 1944
Churchill Crocodile flamethrower tank, 25 Aug 1944Men of 158 Brigade, UK 53rd (Welsh) Division escorting German prisoners, the Netherlands, 19 Sep 1944; note Universal Carrier leading the column
Churchill Crocodile flamethrower tank, 25 Aug 1944Men of 158 Brigade, UK 53rd (Welsh) Division escorting German prisoners, the Netherlands, 19 Sep 1944; note Universal Carrier leading the column
Cromwell tanks of British 7th Armored Division, Hamburg, Germany, 3 May 1945Cromwell tank crew of C Squadron, 5th Royal Tank Regiment in Hamburg, Germany, 4 May 1945; the man sitting on the tank was a Russian former POW who had been fighting alongside the crew
Cromwell tanks of British 7th Armored Division, Hamburg, Germany, 3 May 1945Cromwell tank crew of C Squadron, 5th Royal Tank Regiment in Hamburg, Germany, 4 May 1945; the man sitting on the tank was a Russian former POW who had been fighting alongside the crew
Sherman Firefly tank of British 7th Armored Division, Hamburg, Germany, 4 May 1945The crew of a Humber Light Reconnaissance Car Mk III feeding pigeons in Hamburg, Germany, 4 May 1945
Sherman Firefly tank of British 7th Armored Division, Hamburg, Germany, 4 May 1945The crew of a Humber Light Reconnaissance Car Mk III feeding pigeons in Hamburg, Germany, 4 May 1945


Change View
Desktop View

Search WW2DB & Partner Sites
Famous WW2 Quote
"All that silly talk about the advance of science and such leaves me cold. Give me peace and a retarded science."

Thomas Dodd, late 1945