The Best Tank of Czech History Returned to Prague

The Military history museum can show off with a new addition. Yesterday, the best tank of Czech history, legendary LT – 35 returned to the metropolis after almost 70 years. The armour who got confiscated by Americans from the Germans, was donated to the military history institute by the US government. For the institute it is, according to its management, one of the mot important occurrence in its 90 years history.

The tank of incalculable price will be displayed at Zizkov since April. Than, its reconstruction will begin. The technicians want to make it work, so it could show for example at various shows of military hardware.

The light tanks Skoda LT-35 were put into use in Czechoslovak Army in the first half of 30s. In 1938, when Germany intensified the pressure on separation of Czechoslovakia frontier.

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