Flakpanzer T-34

One of the most interesting machines based on the chassis T-34 tank is German antiaircraft tank Flakpanzer T-34 providing antiaircraft covering Pz Jag Abt 653 in July 1944, with Flakvierling 38.

(Picture from book Karlheinz Munch. "Combat History of schwere Panzerjager Abteilung 653")

(Picture from book Karlheinz Munch. "Combat History of schwere Panzerjager Abteilung 653")

(Picture from book Karlheinz Munch. "Combat History of schwere Panzerjager Abteilung 653")

Flakpanzer T-34 before adding ammunition boxes to the hull sides. Note cross on the hull side.

(From e-shop)

Germans captured T-34 before converting to flakpanzer.

(From e-shop)

Germans captured T-34 before converting to flakpanzer.

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Germans captured T-34 during converting to flakpanzer. Note a flame cutter gas tank on the left corner of picture.

(From Sergey Ryijov collection)