The first of Peiper’s King Tigers to be lost – Ostuf Jürgen Wessel

The first of Peiper’s King Tigers to be lost was this one (No.105), commanded by the SS-Obersturmführer Jürgen Wessel, which was abandoned after it got stuck in debris on Rue St. Emilion in Stavelot on 18 December 1944.

The first of Peiper’s King Tigers to be lost was this one (No.105), commanded by the SS-Obersturmführer Jürgen Wessel, which was abandoned after it got stuck in debris on Rue St. Emilion in Stavelot on 18 December 1944.