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Waffenplatz, Bure, Switzerland

(Location: Training Area)

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Unique ID: 2294
Added to Database: June 2012
Last Edited: June 2012
Type (ID): Panzer 68 (17500)
Model (ID): Panzer 68 (17500)
Location Category (ID): Waffenplatz (17970)
Location (ID): Training Area (17972)
Serial Number:
Other Identification: White square painted on glacis. Painted overall in a green, brown and black camouflage scheme.
Collection Reference:
Associated Tanks:

Location History:
(see map)

1: RUAG Eidgenössische Konstruktions-Werkstätte (K+W), Thun, Bern, Switzerland (Design parent and sole manufacturer 1971-)
2: Waffenplatz, Bure, Porrentruy, Jura, Switzerland (Current location)

This tank has had its gun barrel cut short. It is in poor condition and is missing most of its external fittings. It is also missing its left track.

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April 2010

Front right view
1: Front right view

Taken: 24 April 2010
Contributor: C. Zimmerli
Photo ID: 7545
Added: June 2012
Filename: FR_Pz68_...
Views: 186
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Front left view
2: Front left view

Taken: 24 April 2010
Contributor: C. Zimmerli
Photo ID: 7546
Added: June 2012
Filename: FL_Pz68_...
Views: 112
Select/Has Priority: 22/0