Wehrmacht History 1935 to 1945

Menu

Sponsored Links

My Other Sites

Sponsored Links

Sturmtiger
Tiger Mörsers

Assault Gun




Sturmtiger

Service Data:

In Service: 1944 to 1945

Production Data:

Manufacturer: Alkett
Chassis No: 250001-251357
Number built: 18

Technical Data:

Type: Assault Gun

Crew: 5 men
Length: 6.28 m
Width: 3.57 m
Height: 2.85 m
Weight: 65,000 kg
Fuel Capacity: 540 liters
Engine: 1 × Maybach HL 230 P45 12 cylinder liquid cooled 60º Vee petrol engine producing up to 700 hp at 3,000 rpm
Gearbox: 8 forward 4 reverse
Speed: road 40 km/h cross country 12 to 24 km/h
Range: road 120 km cross country 60 to 85 km
Armament:
1 × 38 cm Stu M RW61 L/5.4 rocket launcher
1 × 9 cm NBK 39 Nahverteidigungswaffe
1 × 7.92 mm MG 34 machine gun
Ammunition:
main 13 to 14 rounds
secondary 600 rounds
Armour: 25 mm to 150 mm
Electronics: FuG 5
Operators: Heer
Variants:
12.8 cm (Sf) L/61 VK3001(H)
Bergepanzer Tiger Ausf. E
Bergepanzer Tiger (P)
DW I Panzer VI
DW II Panzer VI
Ferdinand / Elephant
Gw Tiger für 17 cm K 72 (Sf)
Jagdtiger
Sturmtiger
Tiger I Ausf.E
Tiger II Ausf. B
VK3001(H) Panzer VI
VK3001(P) Leopard
VK3601(H) Panzer VI
VK4501(H) Panzer VI
VK4501(P) Panzer VI

Other: Assault Guns
Articles:

History:



Gallery:

Sturmtiger picture 2
Sturmtiger picture 3
Sturmtiger picture 4
Sturmtiger picture 5
Sturmtiger picture 6
Sturmtiger picture 7

Heer Comments

Sources:

German Military Vehicles.
ISBN-10: 087349783X

Armoured Fighting Vehicles of Germany World War II.
ISBN-10: 0214203077

Encyclopedia of German Tanks of World Two.
ISBN-10: 1854095188

For a complete list of sources
News
WWII News articles from around the world
WWII News

Sponsored Links

WWII Timeline
World War Two Timeline, detailing every event, day by day from 1935 through to 1945.
WWII Timeline

Support This Site
There are many ways to help support this site if you would like more information
Click Here

Join Our Newsletter
To receive the latest news on Book Reviews, Movies and site updates join my free Newsletter

Sponsored Links

Sponsored Links

Bookmark & Share
Please bookmark this site and tell your friends!
Bookmark and Share

This website is NOT meant to promote Nazism, the politics of Adolf Hitler, or any other political ideology. It deals with the subject of German military during a particular period of history nothing else.

©Wehrmacht History

Reliable Web Hosting