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Rare Tiger I leaves RAF Alconbury for U.S.

RAF ALCONBURY, United Kingdom – Staff Sgt. Adam Wright and Tech. Sgt. Jason Kerkaert, both from the 423rd Civil Engineer Squadron heavy equipment shop, secure a Tiger I tank on a flatbed truck. The Tiger I, one of only six Tiger I tanks left in the world, was transported to the National Armor and Cavalry Museum at Fort Benning, Ga., Sept. 10. The tank was stored at RAF Alconbury during litigation to have it on display at the museum. Tiger I is a German heavy tank developed in 1942 and used in World War II. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. John Barton)

PHOTO BY: Master Sgt. John Barton
VIRIN: 120910-F-FW394-017.JPG
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