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Des photos de soldats de la Panzerjägerabteilung 24 dans le territoire de Sedan, Mai 1940. 30003

Des photos de soldats de la Panzerjägerabteilung 24 dans le territoire de Sedan, Mai 1940. 30003

FCM 36 - Wikipedia

FCM 36 - Wikipedia

FCM-36. This French interwar light tank design used advanced sloped armor, and was powered by a Diesel engine with superior range. It was, however, more expensive than an H-35 or R-35, so fewer were produced. In the battle of France their  sloped armor proved effective, but their 37mm main gun could not penetrate most German armor.

This French interwar light tank design used advanced sloped armor, and…

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Char leger d'accompagnement tank Forges et Chantiers de la Mediterranee.

Another destroyed FCM 36 light tank. If their armor wasn’t thick enough to stand against Panzer III, their 37 mm canon was also ridiculously weak. Some French tankers engaged Panzers at a 20 to 15 m distance to have a decent chance to do some damage... Pin by Paolo Marzioli

Another destroyed FCM 36 light tank. If their armor wasn’t thick enough to stand against Panzer III, their 37 mm canon was also ridiculously weak. Some French tankers engaged Panzers at a 20 to 15 m distance to have a decent chance to do some damage... Pin by Paolo Marzioli

A French FCM 36 cavalry tank modified by the Germans to carry a 7.5 cm Pak 40 L/43. Used as a tank destroyer.

A French FCM 36 cavalry tank modified by the Germans to carry a cm Pak 40 Used as a tank destroyer.

FCM_36_infantry tank

The FCM 36 was the last of the French infantry tanks, using advanced construction techniques.

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