A photo from Yuri Pasholok’s blog this time.
This is a Soviet IS-2 heavy tank, somewhere in Poland, 1947. The tank was destroyed during the Vistula–Oder Offensive.
And a second photo perhaps.
A destroyed IS-3M in the streets of Budapest, Hungarian uprising, 1956. The two photos were only taken 9 years apart – it doesn’t take a long time to change from a savior to a villain…