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534182 - DER TIGER Volume 3: Schwere Panzerabteilung 503 (German/English text) - A Pictorial Documentation of the German Heavy Tank Battalions 1942-45

By Volker Ruff

Der Tiger Vol.3 is the third in a series of 10 books on the Heer (Army) Tiger units and concentrates on Schwere Panzerabteilung 503, who fought on the battlefields of Russia, France, Hungary, Austria and Czechoslovakia. The book uses images taken by photographers of the Propaganda Companies and private photographs made by members of the Abteilung, arranged in chronological order by place and sequence to show the Tiger in the field, maintenance and action.


  • Introduction and acknowledgement
  • Formation and training
  • Southeast Russia – Kalmyk Front
  • Reestablishment s.Pz.Abt.503 – June 1944
  • France – Invasion front
  • Hungary 1944/45
  • Spring 1945

Volumes 1 and 2 also in stock at £26.99 each: Schwere Panzerabteilung 501 and Schwere Panzerabteilung 502

Format Hardback, landscape format
Pages 128
Publication Date In Stock

155 photos

Width (mm) 245
Height (mm) 300
Dust Jacket No
ISBN 978-1-78438-496-8


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