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Panzer Sdkfz 131, Panzerjäger "Marder II"
Some amateur shots from spring/ summery 1943. Mounting the PAK 40 75 mm anti tank gun on a tracked platform like the obsolete Pzkpfw II was one way of keeping the Soviet T-34's at bay. Note the unusual open centered balkenkreuz national cross, barely visible on the side of the fighting compartment (next to the shovel)