Panzer III ausf L of 21st Panzer Division
A Panzer III ausf L of the 21st Panzer Division, abandoned after heavy fighting around Thala early in 1943. The ausf L had extra armour attached to the superstructure front, while the next model carried smoke projectors on the turret sides.
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Rickard, J (24 July 2008), Panzer III ausf L of 21st Panzer Division, http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_panzer_III_ausf_L_3.html