EA The Battle of the Bulge 16 December 1944 - 28 January A shattered German tank its turret torn off by anti-tank fire symbolising the ferocity of the American defence of their positions at Bastogne the key town in the Ardennes
King Tiger Tank, Tiger II is the common name of a German heavy tank of the Second World War. German designation was Panzerkampfwagen Tiger Ausf.B, The ordnance inventory designation was Sd. It is also known under the informal name Königstiger.
An American soldier examines a captured Panther tank. Note that the engine access hatch is open and the Bilstein jack is off the rear. I wonder if this was having engine trouble or ran out of fuel before it fell into U.