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April 2, 2013
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Make
SAMSUNG
Model
SCH-I405
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1/1050 second
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F/2.6
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4 mm
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Date Taken
Nov 5, 2012, 2:48:05 PM
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Jagdtiger Tank Destroyer by Legate47 Jagdtiger Tank Destroyer by Legate47
Another photo that I took while I was visiting APG. This heavy tank destroyer was built and used by the German army in late 1944 during the closing months of the second world war. Due to Germany's severe shortage of resources at that point in the war, only 88 of these vehicles were ever built. By the end of the war, only 3 survived. This one was captured near Neustadt an der Weinstraße, Germany in March 1945. If you look closely at the gun mantlet, there is still some visible combat damage.    
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noname65 Featured By Owner Aug 18, 2014
Mmmmmhh...... 72 tons of pure "fick dich" on wheels.
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TomRedlion Featured By Owner Feb 12, 2014  Hobbyist Photographer
Looks like they forgot  to reinstall the outermost road wheels on the near side. German armor design theory was either famous or infamous for their use of overlapping/interleaved road wheels on tracked vehicles.
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artlovr59 Featured By Owner Jan 31, 2014   Photographer
Scary, it's a monster! Nice shot, though!
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