This is a complete track link from German SDKFZ 250 half track which comes apart into 3 parts. The link it is rusty but solid with some rust damage and a few small rust holes but in nice condition for a relic nice to find with the rubber shoe in place even the rubber pad is there not attached to the link the bolts are missing but has lovely maker markings and dated 1944 all clear to see. The link is in very well cleaned the rubber pad is nice and solid not braking up and still some original colours under the pad a lovely example of a battlefield recovered link which is perfect for display or any collection. The track link as used by half track of Panzer-Division Müncheberg recovered in the Werbig area on the Seelow heights defended by them in April 1945. The link comes with 2X A5 laminated information sheets with pictures.
Panzer-Division Müncheberg began forming on 8 March 1945 in Muncheberg, Germany. The majority of the division's staff and panzer troops were drawn from the 103rd Panzer brigade which had been dissolved three days before; the brigade's commander, Major General Werner Mummert, was placed in command of the division.
The Müncheberg Division received several Panther tank type G equipped with Sperber infrared(IR) systems, as well as a company of Panzer grenadiers equipped with Sperber IR systems. The division received several of the super heavy Jagdtigers, as well as several King Tigers, and the last five Tiger 1 to be sent to the front. By 12 March the division's strength was 6,836 men. On 18 March the men from an infantry battalion of the Leibstandarte SS Adolf Hitler division were used to bolster the division's strength.
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