A U.S. soldier inspects the German self-propelled mine 'Goliath' (Sd.Kfz. 302). This modification of the mine 'Goliath E-Motor', equipped with two motors Caterpillar. Sector landing 'Utah' in Normandy. Behind American amphibious vehicle DUKW.
DUKW in Action - Squadron Signal SS2035
German soldier riding a motorcycle in the snow of the Eastern Front. The temperature could have been as low as minus 40 °C, February 18, 1942.
18 tanks abandonnés que la nature paisible s’est appropriés
La nature reprend toujours ses droits et c'est encore mieux lorsqu'elle surplombe la guerre. Ces 18 tanks perdus dans la nature aux quatre coins du monde nous rappellent à juste titre que la gu
Jagdtiger was the heaviest tank of WW2. It was also a piece of junk. Built by the Germans, only 88 were built. It weighed over 70 tons. It required meticulous care and training and most broke down before combat. When used properly, it was devastating. The 128mm round could destroy vehicles even after going through buildings. Its best success was in the last week of the war when a handful destroyed a battalion of American Shermans in a single day. The Germans still surrendered the next day.
German female soldier listening for enemy aircraft, WW2
Amphibious Light Tank, L1E3 • Tanks in World War 2