Catastrophic penetration suffered to a Sturmgeschütz III (StuG III) assault gun. The anti-tank round has penetrated the outer armor sheets and has exploded the gun compartment. Crew almost certainly perished.
Tiger of Leutnant Zabel from schwere Panzer-Abteilung 503 was hit 252 times by ﬁre from all calibres during combat near Ssemernikovo, on the outskirts of Rostov-on-Don on 11 February The tank was able to be driven a further to the.
The American Sherman Tank with six penetration holes in the frontal armor. Three rounds punching into the drivers seat, and three into the machine gunners area. This shows the frontal armor could be defeated by stronger enemy guns.