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Kliment, Charles K.: Sd. Kfz. 251

Sd. Kfz. 251

Name: Sd. Kfz. 251
Author: Charles To. Kliment
Nevojice, Jakab year of release: 2011, number of pages: 120, number of photos: 200, dimensions: 302x214 mm, ISBN: 978-80-87350-08-9

Armored polopásový transporter Sd. Kfz. 251, also known as Hakl, was produced in various versions in the thousands of piece series from 1939 until the defeat of Germany. Despite some shortcomings served the German infantry on all of its battlefields and enabled her to keep up with the tank units. After the end of the second world war were hundreds of kořistních transporters included in the armaments of the czechoslovak army. In Czechoslovakia was in 1954 developed a new armored personnel carrier with the designation of the Tatra 810, later known as the OT-810. In the years 1959-1963 was his production in Slovakia in Podpolianských strojárňach in Detve.

Book in Czech and English describes in six chapters the history of the Sd. Kfz. 251, its further development, production and use. In the publication lists all of the production versions, including their armaments. Part of the book is a description of the post-war czechoslovak mutations. Publication is equipped with about 200 photographs of the vehicles and period documents.
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