Tanks & Vehicles

« All articles

, Last update: August 14 2017,
A German PaK 40 Anti Tank Gun in front of the Municipal Hall in the town of Valkenburg. It is a remembrance to the liberation of the town during...

, Last update: January 24 2017,
With the rise to power of the Nazi Party in 1933, the German Reichsbahn (or State Railway) became a powerful instrument in carrying out the party's agenda. As a...

, Last update: November 17 2016,
The Kleines Kettenkraftrad designated Sd.Kfz. 2 was named short Kettenkrad. Besides use as a tractor the Kettenkraftrad saw intensive action in the Russian campaign where they lay communication cables,...

, Last update: January 2 2016,
A huge memorial and some vehicles to be seen in the Victory Park Chelyabinsk. The vehicles are not all from the Second World War. I guess they range from...

, Last update: January 2 2016,
Kurgan, Oblast Krugan in west Siberia – Russia, near Omsk (±500km to the south – east), or Yekaterinburg (±400km to the north –east), was one of these places that...

, Last update: January 2 2016,
This museum offers tours inside Pz.W 716 and Pz.W 717 and walks down the vast tunnel system of Festungstellung Oder-Warthe Bogen in Poland.

, Last update: November 30 2015,
In Kurgan, Oblast Kurgan Russia stands a lonely locomotive on display. This locomotive was extensively used during the Great Patriotic War, World War Two. It is a FD type locomotive,...

, Last update: November 24 2015,
This Joseph Stalin IS-2 tank is on display outside the War Museum grounds of Liberty Park in Overloon, the Netherlands, during the warmer months. It is a WWII Russian heavy...

, Last update: July 22 2015,
A Churchill Avre Mk. IV tank stands near the 41st Royal Marine Commando Monument. The AVRE or in full: "Armoured Vehicle Royal Engineers" was a Churchill III or IV...

, Last update: November 22 2015,
Челябинский тракторный завод (ЧТЗ) or phonetic "Chelyabinskiy traktornyy zavod" (ChTZ), is the full name of the tractor plant in Chelyabinsk. It was founded on 1 June 1933 and...

, Last update: May 10 2017,
On 27 may in 2013 the Scouts received an email from Christine; "My mother and I are travelling to the museum on Tuesday, specifically to visit the tank 'the...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
The Panzermuseum in Munster is very recommendable. The tanks and vehicles are out there to be freely walked around or touched. The collection is very complete and everything is...

, Last update: January 27 2016,
On 7 may 1942 Hitler ordered that a simplified version of the halftrack should be developed, to replace the 5 ton Sd.Kfz. 6. The production of the Sd.Kfz. 6...

, Last update: December 6 2015,
The treaty of Versailles prevented post WW1 Germany from possessing armoured vehicles or tanks. However Germany, in all secrecy, did produce 15 type I tank hulls without superstructures in...

, Last update: February 5 2015,
The Panzerkampfwagen II was an improvement of the Panzerkampfwagen I. It carried, next to a machine gun, a 20mm automatic weapon capable of firing a high explosive round and...



Related Articles


Recent Articles

We have been traveling to many places ever since 2009. Here you will find the latest stories of our trips so far. Looking for something specific? Use the Search bar or the "Search Locations" page to find what you are looking for. Still can't find the right info? Let us know!

LandmarkScout LandmarkScout