The experiences of the British seemed to justify their confidence in the Their up-gunned Sherman “Firefly” tanks were indeed apparently capable of handling Tigers and Panthers. To demonstrate this, an impromptu test firing was conducted at Balleroy
This is a one only prototype Panther II built in 1944 by Mann that mounted a Ausf G turret. The narrow turret could not be produced due to shortages in the supply and manufacture chain. This tank is on display at the Patton Museum at Fort Knox Kentucky.