October 14, 2015

40M Nimród

40M Nimród was a Hungarian self-propelled anti-aircraft gun, based on the Swedish L-62 A/A gun. It was armed with a Bofors 40mm A/A gun and weighted 10,5 tonnes. 135 machines were built and used by Hungarian armored units.

1. A Nimród battery in firing positions.


Nimróds in marching column
2. Nimróds in marching column near the Hungarian town of Zsámbék.

Inhabitants of Zsámbék taking a look at the tanks
3. Inhabitants of Zsámbék taking a look at the tanks.

Nimród on Display at Kecskemét Air Show 2013


Photos attribution
1., 2., 3. Ludovika, CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons