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Towing a truck out of a ditch

A 38M Toldi I Hungarian tank pulls a German Büssing-NAG 400 truck out of a muddy roadside ditch in a Soviet village. The 38M Toldi was a Hungarian light tank, based on the Swedish Landsverk L-60 tank. It was armed with a 20 mm Solothurn anti-tank rifle, a total of 80 were made. These tanks were mostly used against the USSR between 1941 and 1944. Because of their light armor, armament and good communications equipment, they were mostly used for reconnaissance.

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Eventually the Toldi light tank was equipped with a 40mm Bofors automatic cannon, but the vehicle remained thinly protected. A total of 202 units were manufactured.