July 16, 2014

A Tanker’s Death…

Ever wondered what happens to the human body when the armor of a tank is penetrated?


The burnt remains of the driver of a German Pzkpfw IV



The burnt remains of the driver of a German Pzkpfw IV tank are hoisted out of his compartment. The action took place in North Africa on March 30, 1942.



Photo attribution
Murray (Lieut), No 1 Army Film & Photographic Unit, Vanderson (Lieut), via Wikimedia Commons