3 German heavy tank “Tiger I” of the 101st Heavy Tank Battalion, the SS running along the road 316 to Morgny (Normandy, France), June 7, 1944 the commander of the tank closest to us is Unterscharführer SS Ewald Möli . This battalion was home too most famous tanker in history tank ace Michael Wittmann belonged too , who known for his Famous 13 June Engagemet in the battle of Villers-Bocage, where he destroyed many tanks and other equipment of the British.
Repairing a Tiger I heavy tank in a field workshop, Russia, Jan-Feb 1944. Aside from the heavy lift crane necessary to handle pieces weighing several tons each, these workshops required extensive tool inventories, not to mention machine tools capable of machining individual parts not available as spares.
[Photo] Repairing a Tiger I heavy tank, Russia, Jan-Feb 1944, photo 12 of 16