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The Battle of Kursk was a World War II engagement between German and Soviet forces on the Eastern Front near Kursk in the Soviet Union during July and Augu

The Battle of STALINGRAD. The German offensive from Gruppe Drumpen against Soviet defensive positions in the area of Stalingrad Spartakovka in the morning on August 24, 1942 year, was preceded by artillery bombard Cannon 88 mm guns, as well as bombs dropped the bombers Junkers Ju 87B Stuka ".

Pzkpfw III zug (platoon) in the background. Taken near Spartanovka, Northern suburb of Stalingrad, in August 1942

Westerplatte remembers its Polish defenders The very first shot of WWII was fired at a hopelessly outmatched Polish garrison impossibly far from rescue or reinforcements. Nevertheless, they held out for a week, inspiring their comrades to persevere elsewhere.

The Battle of Westerplatte – the first shots of WWII

German soldiers on Westerplatte after the battle. Sometimes called the "Polish Verdun" due to the heavy shelling the Poles received.

Camouflaged German 2 cm Flakvierling 38 anti-aircraft gun mounted atop a SdKfz. 7 half-track vehicle, immediately prior to Battle of Kursk, summer 1943

[Photo] Camouflaged German 2 cm Flakvierling 38 anti-aircraft gun mounted atop a SdKfz. 7 half-track vehicle, immediately prior to Battle of Kursk, summer 1943, photo 2 of 2

[Photo] Camouflaged German 2 cm Flakvierling 38 anti-aircraft gun mounted atop a SdKfz. 7 half-track vehicle, immediately prior to Battle of Kursk, summer photo 2 of 2

Russland, Unternehmen "Zitadelle", Fahrzeuge

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Unternehmen Zitadelle (Battle of Kursk) July-August Vehicles advancing during the offensive.

Photo: Sanitary squad from MICHIGAN at Vera Cruz,Mexico,military,1910-1915

When the Nazis killed her husband, Mariya Oktyabrskaya bought a tank and killed Nazis

A Maior batalha de tanques da História - A Operação Cidadela e a Batalha de Kursk - História Ilustrada Divisão Panzer alemã avança contra russos em Kursk. Na foto vemos vários granadeiros "panzer" pegando uma "carona" encima de um caça-tanque StuG III G. Próximo ao StuG podemos ver 2 "Tigers I" prontos para dar suporte às tropas em avanço. (Fotógrafo: Cantzler. Foto disponível no Bundesarchiv - Arquivo Federal Alemão)

The Battle of Kursk, Operation Citadel - Amazing Pictures From The Biggest Tank Battle of WWII

WESPE - 105 mm self propelled howitzer - Batterie de WESPE en position pour un support d'artillerie lors de la bataille de Koursk, le 4 juillet 1943

Mobile artillery "Wespe" battery in position to provide fire support, battle of Kursk, July

Canon anti char américain de 3 in gun M5. Une unité de Tank Destroyer Bn Towed (remorqué) en position à l'angle d'une rue avec 4 artilleurs. Le 802nd TD Bn (T) était affecté à la 83rd US ID qui a obtenu, le 17 août, la reddition de la Festung Saint-Malo,  commandée par l'Oberst Andreas von Aulock. Photo prise sur le front de mer, Chaussée du Sillon à Saint-Malo. les rails du train de Paramé, à droite au fond Le Grand Bé (ou Bey), île inhabitée de Saint-Malo.

American gunners firing a anti-tank gun Saint-Malo, France Aug The adversary is the German Infantry Division.

Schlacht um Kursk, Panzer VI (Tiger I)

The Battle of Kursk, Operation Citadel - Amazing Pictures From The Biggest Tank Battle of WWII

Bundesarchiv Bild Groenert 19 Schlacht Um Kursk Panzer Vi Tiger I

German Panzers maneuver during the Battle of Kursk July 1943. Kursk still remains the biggest tank battle in history.

German Panzers maneuver during the Battle of Kursk, July Kursk still remains the biggest tank battle in history. The Germans lost and the Soviets joined their relentless advance that brought them to Berlin.

Bundesarchiv_Bild_101I-022-2935-09A, _Russland, _Panzer_VI_-Tiger_I-

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This is a pukka WW2 flamethrower tank - the Churchill Crocodile:

[Photo] Churchill Crocodile flamethrower tank in action, Aug 1944

Tiger Schwere Panzer Abteilung 501 in Tunisia Afrika korps

Tiger I number 11 of Schwere Panzer Abteilung 501 in Tunisia, Afrika Korps

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