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The Tiger Family Part I – To the Tiger I

The German Army’s desire for a heavy tank dates back to before the outbreak of war. The development process that led to the tanks which eventually took to the field includes competing designs and a number of abandoned concepts and projects. …

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The Tigers Repainted

The Tank Museum’s Jagdtiger and Tiger II with pre-production turret were repainted to show how they looked when they were captured in 1945….

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Capturing The Jagdtiger

The Tank Museum’s Jagdtiger has chassis no. 305004. It was one of eleven (plus an unarmoured prototype) which were fitted with the Porsche suspension system. …

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Knocking Out A King Tiger

David Fletcher looks into the story of one of the first Tiger II (King Tiger) being knocked out in Le Plessis Grimoult, using only luck and a two inch mortar. …

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