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UNIQUE ID 90: PANZERKAMPFWAGEN II TANK

(Model: Ausf F)

National Armor and Cavalry Museum, Fort Benning, USA

(Location: National Armor and Cavalry Museum)


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Unique ID:

90
Added to Database:
May, 2008
Last Edited:
10 June 2012
Type (ID):
Model (ID):
Panzerkampfwagen II (65)
Ausf F (134)
Location Category (ID):
Location (ID):
National Armor and Cavalry Museum (60100)
National Armor and Cavalry Museum (60100)
Serial Number:
Registration:
Name:
Other Identification:
Collection Reference:
Links: Wheatcroft Collection
References:
Associated Tanks:

Location History:
(see map)

1: Maschinenfabrik Augsburg-Nürnberg (MAN) AG, Nürnberg, Bavaria, Middle Franconia, Germany (Prime contractor 1940-1942)
2: Libya (Captured during WW2)
3: U.S. Army Ordnance Museum, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Harford County, Maryland, USA (1940s-1989)
4: Panzermuseum, Munster, Soltau-Fallingbostel, Lower Saxony, Germany (From 1989)
5: Wheatcroft Collection, Leicester, Leicestershire, East Midlands, Britain (Until 2012)
6: National Armor and Cavalry Museum, Fort Benning, Muscogee County, Georgia, USA (Current location)


Text in original Preserved German Tanks publication:


This vehicle was captured in Libya during World War II and was on display in the Ordnance Museum at the Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, USA, for many years. In 1989 it was returned to West Germany on long term loan (99 years) in exchange for it being restored. The two other vehicles involved were a Tiger tank and Marder II tank destroyer, both of which went to the Auto und Technik Museum at Sinsheim. It is now in running order and has taken part in public displays.

Text in Preserved German Tanks Update:


This Panzer II went to the Wheatcroft Collection for some years, and was returned to the USA in 2012.

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1992

The Ausf F at Munster
1: The Ausf F at Munster

Taken: 1992 (Estimated)
Contributor: K. Greenhalgh
Photo ID: 39
Added: 26 May 2008
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July, 1983

The Munster Ausf F while at APG
2: The Munster Ausf F while at APG

Taken: 9 July 1983
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 38
Added: 26 May 2008
Filename: Scan_PzI...
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Right view (at APG)
3: Right view (at APG)

Taken: 9 July 1983
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 847
Added: 10 December 2008
Filename: Scan_PzI...
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Rear right view (at APG)
4: Rear right view (at APG)

Taken: 9 July 1983
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 848
Added: 10 December 2008
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Left view (at APG)
5: Left view (at APG)

Taken: 9 July 1983
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 849
Added: 10 December 2008
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Front left view (at APG)
6: Front left view (at APG)

Taken: 9 July 1983
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 850
Added: 10 December 2008
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Views: 216
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