Headline Posts
PORSCHE AND HENSCHEL TURRETS? (March 24, 2017 2:57 pm)
CAPTURING THE JAGDTIGER (March 3, 2017 10:37 am)
KNOCKING OUT A KING TIGER (February 28, 2017 4:10 pm)
CROUCHING TIGER, HIDDEN COMET (February 28, 2017 4:09 pm)
THE FIRST TIGER I (February 27, 2017 5:20 pm)

Tanks

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TANK CHATS #17 TIGER 1

Dec 19, 2016No Comments

David Willey, The Tank Museum Curator and co-author of the Tiger Tank Owner’s Workshop Manual, presents this episode of Tank Chats on the subject of the most famous tank in the Bovington collection – and perhaps the world – the

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ELEFANT ARRIVAL

Dec 16, 20161 Comment

Seventy-two years after it fell into Allied hands, the Elefant, one of the largest combat vehicles to see action in the Second World War has arrived safely at The Tank Museum in Dorset.

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CAPTURE OF TIGER 131

Dec 08, 20164 Comments

A prototype Tiger tank was demonstrated to Hitler on his birthday; 20 April 1942. 366 days later, the first complete Tiger 1 fell into Allied hands. It was Tiger 131.

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THE LEGEND OF THE TIGER TANK

Dec 08, 2016No Comments

Was the Tiger really the King of the Battlefield in Word War Two? Few tanks inspire as much awe and fascination as The Tiger Tank, but does it warrant its reputation?