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10 Army Abandoned Tanks Resting In Bewildering Places

These poor tanks got abandoned by mean armies. Can you guess who took them in? Mother Nature. Aww!

These powerful tanks that were once used during wars are now making peace with nature. So instead of just sitting there and catching rust, these tanks decided to blend in and have become a part of the environment around us. Adaptation is the key to survival after all. Here's how.

10 Army Abandoned Tanks Resting In Bewildering Places

10 Army Abandoned Tanks Resting In Bewildering Places

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1) This is my home now

1) This is my home now

This Russian tank was abandoned during the war of 1988 and lies in Afghanistan since then. That's a long time.

2) It's really cold here

2) It’s really cold here

These American tanks abandoned near the research base in Antarctica have been shivering for quite some time now.

3) We'll conquer water too

3) We’ll conquer water too

This American tank has decided to conquer the Chuuk Lagoon where a Japanese base used to exist in World War II.

4) Yet another World War II souvenir

4) Yet another World War II souvenir

This rusted old American tank has been lying on Playa Flamenco beach in Puerto Rico since the days of World War II.

5) Can't hate the view

5) Can’t hate the view

This German Panzer tank was hit by a shell during World War II. The star trails in the background add a nice touch.

6) Living the beach life

6) Living the beach life

This M4A3E8 Sherman tank was abandoned by the crew members in battle at the Flamenco Beach.

7) Tanks can feel lonely too

7) Tanks can feel lonely too

Here's yet another American tank that was abandoned at Puerto Rico beach after being fired upon by the enemy.

8) Jungle book

8) Jungle book

This hardy machine of a tank is now part of the book of this rain forest. Have to say it has blended in quite well.

9) Biggest tank battle ever

9) Biggest tank battle ever

The Pakistan army abandoned their tanks in the battle of Chawinda in the Silkot campaign in 1965 Indo-Pak war.

10) Frozen

10) Frozen

No not the Disney movie. These Russian tanks lie frozen with turrets pointing at the sky from the moment they were hit. Pretty cool!

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