A mantlet and turret which appears to have had zemmerit applied to them in the field. The edge of the mantlet has a shell embedded in it. This Panthers main gun has binocular sights that have a shade over the top of the lenses.
Tiger II wreck. Tank #11 of the Panzer-Kompanie (Funklenk) 316. This tank ran out of fuel & was abandoned on the Boulevard Kellermann at Chateaudun on the night of August 16/17. This Tiger II was penetrated on the left turret side. (Shown). Coated with zimmerit was painted with the standard yellow-olive base coat. The turret numbers were painted in white in the forward section of the turret side. (Pic 3 of 3).