Cromwell 1944 British Cromwell VIII No. of the British Armored Division commanded by Sergeant Gerald Holloway was knocked out in Villers-Bocage by a German Tiger tank commanded by the famous German tank commander SS Michael Wittmann.
German King Tiger tank of the SS Panzer Division. The King Tiger was head and shoulders above anything that the Allies could field except for the Soviet T34. The massive advantage in numbers of tanks, aircraft, and equipment and the fact that the Tiger&King Tiger's dependability was suspect at best nullified any advantage the Germans had in technology