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Police searching in a villa in a wealthy German suburb have found a Second World War tank, a torpedo and other illegal weaponry in the basement. The police found the huge wartime haul in the town of Heikendorf, a suburb of Kiel. The search was ordered by Kiel prosecutors, who suspected that the owner's collection was breaking a law which controls the possession of weapons of war. The Kiel officials were tipped off by Berlin prosecutors, who had searched the villa a month earlier for stolen Nazi art, The Local reported. Along with the Panther tank, a torpedo and assorted other weaponry not specified by the police was found.

The hoard was found on Wednesday, but by Thursday, police were still working to remove the 45 tonne, 22 foot tank from the property, using another tank designed to haul disabled tanks off the battlefield. The Zeitung also spoke to the mayor of the small suburb of Heikendorf, Alexander Orth, who was not surprised by the discovery of military hardware.

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Explainer videos. Sport videos. Sam had opened fire on him. Doug offered a salute but Churchill waved it away. But you must not talk about this mission until I give you the word. Then Douglas set about transporting the Tiger back to Britain. But the Germans knew a British officer had a Tiger Tank and were determined to stop him.

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He loaded his cargo on to the SS Empire Candida cargo ship for the first leg of the journey to the Tunisian port of Bizerte with the Germans in hot pursuit. When the ship came under fire from a U-boat, Douglas had an idea. By August, Douglas had got as far as Bone in Algeria. The ramps had to be reinforced to take the weight but finally the Tiger was lashed to the deck under camouflage netting. Douglas was taking no chances. He was armed with a Fairbairn-Sykes fighting knife as well as his service revolver. And he had ordered 60 life rafts, one for each tonne of his Tiger, in case the ship came under attack.

The ship was pursued by U-Boats and strafed by Luftwaffe planes but in October she arrived at Glasgow. Thank you, Colonel. Douglas used its technology to develop war machines for the D-Day landings, which changed the course of the war. By Deirdre O'Brien. Mission achieved: The Tiger just after it was captured by the British Get the biggest daily news stories by email Subscribe We will use your email address only for the purpose of sending you newsletters.

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