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8.8cm Tank-hunter Platoon (GE532) 8.8cm Tank-hunter Platoon (GE532)
includes two metal 8.8cm Anti-tank Guns and one Unit card.

The legacy of the famously versatile 8.8cm FlaK36 anti-aircraft gun on the Eastern Front began with its ability to deal with the heaviest Soviet tanks, such as the KV-1. The 8.8cm FlaK36 anti-aircraft gun is accurate out to a range of several kilometres, giving it the ability to knock out tanks beyond the range at which they can reply—High-velocity 8.8cm armour piercing rounds can penetrate any tank in service, and have no difficulty knocking out just about any tank at any range.

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Ghost Panzers
As the ground hardened after the muddy Russian Spring, the German army prepared to launch their Summer offensive, codenamed Operation Citadel. The target was Kursk, a city in the centre of a huge bulge in the front line, where several Soviet armies could be cut off and destroyed.To ensure success, new weapons were rushed to the front, including Ferdinand heavy tank-hunters and Panther medium tanks. These were combined with several panzer and panzergrenadier divisions, totalling an impressive 2450 tanks and assault guns. Over 3600 Soviet tanks were waiting for them, setting the scene for the largest tank battle on the Eastern Front...

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Sculpted by Evan Allen
Painted by James Brown

8.8cm Tank-hunter Platoon (GE532) 8.8cm Tank-hunter Platoon (GE532) 
8.8cm Tank-hunter Platoon (GE532) 8.8cm Tank-hunter Platoon (GE532)
8.8cm Tank-hunter Platoon (GE532) 8.8cm Tank-hunter Platoon (GE532)
8.8cm Tank-hunter Platoon (GE532) 8.8cm Tank-hunter Platoon (GE532)
8.8cm Tank-hunter Platoon (GE532) 8.8cm Tank-hunter Platoon (GE532)

 


Last Updated On Thursday, November 29, 2018 by Luke at Battlefront