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(Model: Ausf D)

Wilhelminapark, Breda, The Netherlands

(Location: Wilhelminapark)

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Sample Photo from Tank with UniqueID 31

Unique ID: 31
Added to Database: May 2008
Last Edited: May 2008
Type (ID): Panther (110)
Model (ID): Ausf D (235)
Location Category (ID): Wilhelminapark (11490)
Location (ID): Wilhelminapark (11490)
Serial Number:
Other Identification: “534” painted on turret sides.
Collection Reference:
Associated Tanks:

Location History:
(see map)

1: Maschinenfabrik Augsburg-Nürnberg (MAN) AG, Nürnberg, Bavaria, Middle Franconia, Germany (Primary manufacturer)
2: Erprobungstelle 51, Meppen, Emsland, Lower Saxony, Germany (Not the proving ground but the town)
3: Wilhelminapark, Breda, Noord-Brabant, The Netherlands (Current location)

Text in original Preserved German Tanks publication:

This is an early production Ausf D2, with the characteristic ‘dustbin’ cupola, and the loading hatch in the side of the turret. It is on display at the intersection of Wilhelminapark and Paul Windhausenweg in the town of Breda. It was originally captured by Free Polish troops. It was later presented as a memorial by the Polish forces that liberated the town in 1944. It was brought in from Meppen in Germany where the 1st Polish Armoured Division had its headquarters in 1945 (the Bundeswehr now has an Erprobungstelle testing ground at Meppen). Its suspension is damaged. It is now displayed with its engine area filled with concrete.

Text in Preserved German Tanks Update:

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May 1999

Front left view
1: Front left view

Taken: 16 May 1999
Contributor: LKE Delsing
Photo ID: 2115
Added: 20 September 2009
Filename: 19990516...
Views: 290
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Front right view
2: Front right view

Taken: 1990 (Estimated)
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 1268
Added: 23 May 2009
Filename: Scan_Pan...
Views: 673
Select/Has Priority: 1/0