German Army PzKpfw VI Tiger I heavy tank in Tunisia, 1943

Caption   German Army PzKpfw VI Tiger I heavy tank in Tunisia, 1943 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseGerman Federal Archive
Identification Code   Bild 101I-049-0008-31
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PzKpfw VI Ausf. E 'Tiger I'   Main article  Photos  
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 16 Jan 2010

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1. Commenter identity confirmed Bill says:
7 Feb 2011 03:28:45 PM

Tiger of the 1st Company, Panzer Abteilung
501, this unit served in Tunisia from November 1942 to March 1943 the unit destroyed about 150 Allied tanks.
2. Commenter identity confirmed Bill says:
8 Feb 2011 11:38:57 AM

What does schwere Panzer Abteilung mean? my
translation is Heavy Armor Division/Section
sPzAbt.501 lost 120 Tigers, and destroyed
450 Allied Tanks.
3. Commenter identity confirmed Bill says:
10 Dec 2014 09:01:11 AM

Tiger 112 crossing old Roman bridge Jedeida, Tunisia s.Pz.Abt.501 under the command of Oberfeldwebel Siegfried Krebs

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