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A knocked out Mark IV Special, Italy 1943 (c)

Photograph by Major Wilfred Herbert James Sale, MC, 3rd County of London Yeomanry (Sharpshooters), World War Two, Italy, 1943 (c).

The Panzer IV was the workhorse of the German Panzer Corps, and saw action in all theatres of combat throughout the war, including Italy. The upgunned version, fitted with a formidable 75 mm KwK 40 gun, was called the Mk IV Special by the Allies.

From an album containing 242 photographs compiled by Major W H J Sale, MC, 3rd/4th County of London Yeomanry (Sharpshooters).

NAM Accession Number

NAM. 1975-03-63-15-12

Copyright/Ownership

National Army Museum Copyright

Location

National Army Museum, Study collection

Object URL

https://collection.nam.ac.uk/detail.php?acc=1975-03-63-15-12