Panzers And Other WW2 AFV At Belgrade Fortress

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  1. imalko

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    In this thread I would like to share some photos I took during one of my visits to Kalemegdan fortress in Belgrade. Artillery pieces, tanks and other armored fighting vehicles (mainly of WW2 era) displayed here are part of the exterior exhibit of Military Museum. These include for example German Panzer I,II and IV and StuG III, Italian M-13, Soviet T-34/85, American Stuart tanks, etc.

    To learn more about Military Museum in Belgrade check the fallowing link: http://www.muzej.mod.gov.rs/index_e.html

    For start, here are few "panoramic" photos, with more photos and close-ups to fallow...
     

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    First set of close-ups of German PzKpfw I Ausf F heavily armored infantry assault tank, sometimes referred to as "Little Tiger". The tank was captured by Yugoslav Partisans during the war.
     

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    Panzer IV looks awesome...Have any on the Stug?
     
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    Love these pics! I like how there are set up on thise concrete slabs - well, except for the extra lumber. :)
     
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    Cool pics, Thanks
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    Great shots Imalko, and great material to!:shocked!: :cool: :thumbright:
     
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    #7 imalko, Mar 15, 2010
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    Thanks guys. Glad you like the pictures. I'll post more due course. For now here's the next set - StuG III as requested.
     

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    Nice Pics Igor!:D
     
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    Cool pictures. :thumbup:
    The small size of them is a bit surprising though.
    I always pictured them bigger.


    Wheels
     
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    Nice shots, keep them coming. I like tank Sims, I play "Steel Fury" and Steel Beast Pro", they can be a challenge. 8)
     
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    Nice shots, thanks for sharing and keep them coming.
     
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    great pics Igor, must say they look very looked after
     
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    Cheers guys! :D
    Here's the next set - Panzerkampfwagen II.
     

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    Wow, that's quite the collection, great posts!
     
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    Very nice pics. Looks like a very interesting place to check out.
     
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    Great photos. :thumbright:


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    #19 imalko, Mar 30, 2010
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    Thanks to everyone for your comments... :D

    Time for another set of pictures showing German half track armed with 75mm anti tank gun. As you can see the aft upper part of vehicle (which is supposed to be open) was covered with metal sheets for outdoor display. Don't know why exactly was this done. Maybe to prevent visitors (children) to climb into the vehicle and play with the gun or something. Anyway, here are the photos...
     

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