Tank ace Otto Carius (left) and Oberfeldwebel Rudolf Zwetti (right) posing in front of (Zweti’s) Tiger I of the Schwere Panzer Abteilung 502 on the Eastern Front,end of 1943. Facing the camera, from... Pin by Paolo Marzioli

Tank ace Otto Carius (left) and Oberfeldwebel Rudolf Zwetti (right) posing in front of (Zweti’s) Tiger I of the Schwere Panzer Abteilung 502 on the Eastern Front,end of Facing the camera, from. Pin by Paolo Marzioli

Leutnant d.R. Otto Carius (1922-2015), Führer 2./schwere Panzer Abteilung 502, Ritterkreuz 04.05.1944, Eichenlaub (535) 27.07.1944

Panzer Ace/ Otto Carius scored over 190 Soviet tanks with his awesome Tiger. For his exploits he was awarded KC/Oakleaves.

✠ Otto Carius (27 May 1922 – 24 January 2015) RK 04.05.1944 Leutnant d.R. Zugführer i. d. 2./s.Pz.Abt 502 + [535. EL] 27.07.1944 Leutnant d.R. Führer 2./s.Pz.Abt 502

✠ Otto Carius (27 May 1922 – 24 January 2015) RK 04.05.1944 Leutnant d.R. Zugführer i. d. 2./s.Pz.Abt 502 + [535. EL] 27.07.1944 Leutnant d.R. Führer 2./s.Pz.Abt 502

Colorised image of Kurt Knispel in the cupola of his Tiger panzer. Heer Oberfeldwebel, Panzer Aces

Kurt Knispel, German, was the highest scoring tank ace of World War II with a total of 168 confirmed tank kills; the actual number may be as high as

✠ Otto Carius (27 May 1922 – 24 January 2015) RK 04.05.1944 Leutnant d.R. Zugführer i. d. 2./s.Pz.Abt 502 + [535. EL] 27.07.1944 Leutnant d.R. Führer 2./s.Pz.Abt 502

Otto Carius May 1922 – 24 January was a German tank commander in the army of Nazi Germany during World War II. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves.

WW2 tank ace Otto Carius passed away 24/1/2015 after a short illness.Otto Carius was one of the German army's most successful tank commanders & also author of the excellent book 'Tigers in the Mud' great read. R.I.P Otto Carius.

German tank ace Otto Carius passed away after a short illness. Otto Carius was one of the German army's most successful tank commanders & also author of the excellent book 'Tigers in the Mud'.

✠ Otto Carius (27 May 1922 – 24 January 2015) RK 04.05.1944 Leutnant d.R. Zugführer i. d. 2./s.Pz.Abt 502 + [535. EL] 27.07.1944 Leutnant d.R. Führer 2./s.Pz.Abt 502

Rip, Otto Carius May 1922 – 24 January was a German tank ace within the German Army who fought during World War II and was credited with destroying more than 150 tanks. He was a recipient

Zomrel Otto Carius: Tankové

Zomrel Otto Carius: Tankové

Otto Carius an der Ostfront, Sommer 1944 Ritterkreuz am 4. Mai 1944 als Leutnant der Reserve und Zugführer in der 2. Kompanie/schwere Panzer-Abteilung 502/61.Infanterie-Division/XXXXIII. Armee-Korps/Armeegruppe Narwa/Heeresgruppe Nord

Otto Carius an der Ostfront, Sommer 1944 Ritterkreuz am Mai 1944 als Leutnant…

Tiger Ausf. E, Turmnummer 213, s.Pz.-Abt. 502, Otto Carius' Tiger.                                                                                                                                                                                 More

A Tiger 1 commanded by the famous tank ace Otto Carius and his highly trained crew.

Tank Ace Otto Carius with his Tiger 1 and crew pose for a picture for home.

Tank Ace Otto Carius with his Tiger 1 and crew pose for a picture for home. Pin by Paolo Marzioli

Today, the 24th of January, one of the last surviving well-known 'Tiger' commanders, Otto Carius, passed away after a short, but serious illness, aged 92 Otto Carius was a German Panzer ace of WW2, fighting on the Panzer 38(t), Tiger and finally the Jagdtiger. It is estimated that during the war, Carius’ crew managed to knock out 150 enemy vehicles and many more soft targets and AT guns. He survived the fighting and after the war, he opened a pharmacy called 'Tiger-Apotheke', that exists to…

of January one of the last surviving well-known ‘Tiger’ commanders, Otto Carius, passed away after a short, but serious illness, aged 92

Heer Pz Ace, Otto Carius (Dress White)

Heer Pz Ace, Otto Carius (Dress White)

German tanks Jagdtiger Ritterkreuz Otto Carius scale 1 ..FEB16

German tanks Jagdtiger Ritterkreuz Otto Carius scale 1 ..FEB16

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