KV-1 tank recovered from swamp in Belarus

According to Minsk Capital Television, earlier this month the remains of a WW2 era KV-1 heavy tank was retrieved from a swamp in the Vitebsk region of Belarus.  Efforts to retrieve the tank took several days as the vehicle hull was said to lie at depth of over three meters of water.  The TV story notes that the plan is to reconstruct the tank as a museum piece.

 

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