A Waffen-SS Tiger tank lands a direct hit on a T-34 during Operation Zitadelle in July 1943.

The mighty Tiger proved a great success at Kursk, and the skill of the panzer crews resulted in staggering victories. The 1st SS Panzer Regiment, for example, destroyed 90 enemy tanks in three hours on one day.

A Waffen-SS Tiger tank lands a direct hit on a T-34 during Operation Zitadelle in July 1943.

The mighty Tiger proved a great success at Kursk, and the skill of the panzer crews resulted in staggering victories. The 1st SS Panzer Regiment, for example, destroyed 90 enemy tanks in three hours on one day.