October 23, 2014

Tanks Under the Arc de Triomphe

Panzer IV
1.


Panther
2. A type “G” Panther of the 1st Battalion of the 
Panzer-Regiment of SS-Division “Leibstandarte” heading to Normandy.



M8 Greyhound
3.

M4 Sherman
4.

Free French tanks and half tracks of General Leclerc's 2nd Armored Division passes through the Arc du Triomphe
5.


Photos attribution
1. Bundesarchiv, Bild 101III-Zschaeckel-170-20/Zschäckel, Friedrich/CC-BY-SA-3.0-de, via Wikimedia Commons
2. Bundesarchiv, Bild 101I-721-0395-26/Janke/CC-BY-SA-3.0-de, via Wikimedia Commons
3. Office of War Information, via Wikimedia Commons
5. Jack Downey, U.S. Office of War Information, via Wikimedia Commons