Viking Panzers

The German 5th SS Tank Regiment in the East in World War II

Book Description

  • Classic World War II unit history of the 5th SS Panzer Regiment, part of the 5th SS Panzer Division "Viking"
  • The unique 5th SS Panzer Division was made up largely of volunteers from Denmark, Sweden, Norway, Finland, Estonia, the Netherlands, and Belgium
  • This regiment served on the Eastern Front from 1942 to the end of the war, including action at Kharkov and Warsaw
  • Draws heavily from the eyewitness testimonies of the 5th's members
  • First time in English

  • About Klapdor, Ewald