Named after Klimenti Voroshilov, the People's Commissar for Defence, the KVs proved a bad shock for German tank crews in the course of the early days of Operation Barbarossa. even supposing sluggish, they have been tremendous seriously armoured. This quantity examines the transition from multi-turreted tanks to heavy single-turret automobiles, along with the KV-1 and a pair of, and the elevated favour given to the heavy single-turret after the Germans started to strengthen ammunition in a position to penetrating even the thickest armour, while detailing the layout, improvement and operational heritage of the Soviet Union's great KV sequence of tanks.
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