Crusader tank and its crew, North Africa, date unknownCrusader tanks in North Africa, circa 1941British Crusader tank passing a burning German Panzer IV tank in North Africa during Operation Crusader, 27 Nov 1941General Bernard Paget in a Crusader tank of British 42nd Armoured Division during an exercise near Malton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, 29 Sep 1942; note Covenanter tank in background
Crusader tank and its crew, North Africa, date unknownCrusader tanks in North Africa, circa 1941British Crusader tank passing a burning German Panzer IV tank in North Africa during Operation Crusader, 27 Nov 1941General Bernard Paget in a Crusader tank of British 42nd Armoured Division during an exercise near Malton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, 29 Sep 1942; note Covenanter tank in background
Crusader tanks moving toward the front lines during the Second Battle of El Alamein, 24 Oct 1942Crusader Mk III tank with QF 6 pounder gun, circa 1942-1943Polish Crusader tank on the move in the United Kingdom, circa 1943Crusader Mk III tank in North Africa, 1 Jan 1943
Crusader tanks moving toward the front lines during the Second Battle of El Alamein, 24 Oct 1942Crusader Mk III tank with QF 6 pounder gun, circa 1942-1943Polish Crusader tank on the move in the United Kingdom, circa 1943Crusader Mk III tank in North Africa, 1 Jan 1943
Covenanter and Crusader tanks of Polish 1st Armored Division in Britain, 1944
Covenanter and Crusader tanks of Polish 1st Armored Division in Britain, 1944
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