Panzer No. 113 of the 101st Heavy Panzer Battalion (1.s SS-Pz. Abt. 101) withdraws through Beauvais. It is a Tiger II (Sd.Kfz.182) with Henschel turret and Zimmerit paste.
The unit would be redesignated the 501st Heavy Panzer Battalion a short time later in September 1944.
The 501st Heavy Panzer Battalion (German: "schwere Panzerabteilung 501"; abbreviated: "s PzAbt 501") was a German heavy Panzer Abteilung (an independent battalion-sized unit) equipped with heavy tanks. The battalion was the second unit to receive and use the Tiger I heavy tank, changing to Tiger IIs in mid-1944.
It fought and surrendered in Tunisia, reformed in September 1943, then fought on the Eastern front; destroyed, it reformed with Tiger IIs in July 1944, then mostly deactivated on 11 February 1945.
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