Re-blogged from WWII Colorised Photographs
Panzerkampfwagen VI ‘Tiger’, Ausf. E, Sd.Kfz. 181, #332 of 3./Schwere Panzer-Abteilung 503 (3./s.Pz.Abt.503), stuck in the mud on the banks of a river near the town of Znamenka, Tambovskaya oblast, Soviet Union. October 4 1943.
In October 1943, the battalion was in a rest area near Znamenka, where it had time to maintain and repair vehicles and conduct training.
(Colourised by Richard James Molloy from the UK)