Jadgtigers in the Bulge

Discussion in 'Axis Units' started by 509thPIB, Jan 15, 2019.

  1. 509thPIB

    509thPIB Well-Known Member

    What Jadgtiger Platoon engaged Shermans in Chaumont on 23 December 1944? See the two minute mark in the video below:

  2. Owen

    Owen -- --- -.. MOD

    They are not Jagdtigers in that video they are Jagdpanzer IV

    Jagdpanzer IV - Wikipedia

    edit: according to After The Battle, The Battle of the Bulge Then & Now page 371 they were actually Sturmgeschutz from Fsch.Stu.Gesch Brig 11 with men from 5 Fallschirmjager Division.
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  3. 509thPIB

    509thPIB Well-Known Member

    You are presuming the tanks pictured are of that unit. Perhaps the film makers used stock film footage. Either way a unit identification will confirm what German tanks were there.
  4. Owen

    Owen -- --- -.. MOD

    I'm not presuming anything. The graphics are of a JagdPz IV which the film makers are calling a JagdTiger

    not  a jagdtiger.JPG
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  5. Stuart Avery

    Stuart Avery In my wagon & not a muleteer.


    tanks are far from me & I've seen that on the TV. Forum member Gary Tankard will give you a answer to your debate. I'm sure he will not have to quote Wikipedia. I will be slightly surprised if he does not come up with a answer.
  6. Dave55

    Dave55 Atlanta, USA

    Owen didn't need wiki to know that the animation shows a Jagdpanzer IV :)
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  7. von Poop

    von Poop Adaministrator Admin

  8. Gary Tankard

    Gary Tankard Well-Known Member

    Maybe the producers of the video should have used Wikipedia. :D
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  9. Owen

    Owen -- --- -.. MOD

    I only used wikipedia so members who don't know what a JagdPz IV looks like could click a link rather than having to look it up themselves.
  10. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery

    Very decent of you old chap
    I appreciate your time and effort
  11. CL1

    CL1 116th LAA and 92nd (Loyals) LAA,Royal Artillery

  12. von Poop

    von Poop Adaministrator Admin

    I'm not taking your bait, Clive.


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