Introducing Dora and friends

The Germans captured large numbers of British MkIV heavy tanks after the Battle of Cambrai. These were re-purposed as Beutepanzer where possible. This first photo shows Dora and Lissy, still in the original British colour schemes. Dora has the blackcrosses only; Lissy has Feldgrau stripes:


Here isHanni. Yellow-clay and red brown splotches have been used over the British colour scheme:


This Beutepanzer has the Feldgrau base colour, with block camoflague patterns:


Another Beutepanzer with Feldgrau base colour. The camoflague pattern consists of red-brown, green, and yellow-clay blotches:


Finally, four of the ladies strutting their finery together:



Robert Dunlop 2014