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Panther tank recovered by Army

Article about: Has anyone seen this?? A 78 year old pensioner in Germany had some items squirreled away on his property including an intact Panther. The tank has been seized along with an anti-tank gun and

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    Has anyone seen this?? A 78 year old pensioner in Germany had some items squirreled away on his property including an intact Panther. The tank has been seized along with an anti-tank gun and a torpedo. NH

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    Fascinating...Why take it away though?
    Glenn

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    And its in awesome condition to BOOT!!!!!!!. I hope they UP his Pension a bit. He could be living large if he could sell them. Damned Guberments!!!!!
    Semper Fi
    Phil

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    The antitank gun was an 88 on a mobile platform.....amazing.
    I think he was very thoughtful and well rounded..... ready for an armored advance and also in the defense.

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    part of an unending story.

    The relationship of the Bw to the Wehrmacht has been in the news for sixty years and more.

    bundeswehr.de: Der erste Traditionserlass der Bundeswehr
    damit, basta.

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ID:	857629The raid in Bad Duerkheim that unearthed the Thorak sculptures from the garden of the chancellery led apparently to the seizure of said arms in an elegant suburb of Kiel.

    I wonder what they would think of my collection?

    Die Bundeswehr muss es richten: Weltkriegspanzer in Ostsee-Villa geborgen - n-tv.de
    damit, basta.

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ID:	857634This is an image of the Arsenal in Wien at some point ca. 1945 or when ever.
    damit, basta.

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    Here is the Panther restored by the late J. Littlefield. It was his final act, as it were.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HGq6G-5ouA0
    damit, basta.

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    The report on same from North German Broadcasting.

    https://www.ndr.de/nachrichten/schle...nsfund124.html
    damit, basta.

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