Hotchkiss H39 Restoration planned

Hotchkiss H39Over at the Historic Military Vehicles Forum, member “xrize” has posted some pictures of the remains of a Panzerkampfwagen 38h735(f) (Hotchkiss h39) tank which he has purchased at plans to restore.  According to the forum thread, this vehicle was purchased at the end of November 2015 from a Norwegian firing range.  This vehicle was captured by German forces following the fall of France and used in Finlan and North Norway as part of Panzer Abteilung 211.  The vehicle is 70 to 80% complete and is missing the engine and gearbox.

Photos of the vehicle can be viewed here.