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UNIQUE ID 805: PANZER 58 TANK

Panzermuseum, Thun, Switzerland

(Location: External Display Area)


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Unique ID: 805
Added to Database: June 2009
Last Edited: June 2009
Type (ID): Panzer 58 (17300)
Model (ID): Panzer 58 (17300)
Location Category (ID): Panzermuseum (17100)
Location (ID): External Display Area (17100)
Serial Number:
Registration: “M0895” painted on nose and rear left mud flap (previously rear right mud flap).
Name:
Other Identification: “DLP1” painted on plate on front right mud flap (previously just “DLP”).
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Location History:
(see map)

1: RUAG Eidgenössische Konstruktions-Werkstätte (K+W), Thun, Bern, Switzerland (Design parent and manufacturer of 10 prototypes 1958)
2: Panzermuseum, Thun, Bern, Switzerland (Current location)


This was the second prototype of the Pz 58 built; it is armed with a British 20pdr gun. The Pz 58 was the first tank to be made in Switzerland, and the first examples were completed in 1958. The Pz 58 did not enter production.

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May 2009

Front right view
1: Front right view

Taken: 19 May 2009
Contributor: M. Foti
Photo ID: 1375
Added: 10 June 2009
Filename: Dig_Panz...
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Rear left view
2: Rear left view

Taken: 19 May 2009
Contributor: M. Foti
Photo ID: 1376
Added: 10 June 2009
Filename: Dig_Panz...
Views: 120
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April 1984

Front left view
3: Front left view

Taken: 27 April 1984
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 1371
Added: 10 June 2009
Filename: Scan_Pan...
Views: 135
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Left view
4: Left view

Taken: 27 April 1984
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 1372
Added: 10 June 2009
Filename: Scan_Pan...
Views: 100
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Front right view
5: Front right view

Taken: 27 April 1984
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 1373
Added: 10 June 2009
Filename: Scan_Pan...
Views: 142
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Rear left view
6: Rear left view

Taken: 27 April 1984
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 1374
Added: 10 June 2009
Filename: Scan_Pan...
Views: 140
Select/Has Priority: 21/0