Tank testings in the Alps, 1919

Jean Baptiste Eugène Estienne (November 7th, 1860-April 2nd, 1936) was the creator of the French tank army. He is considered in France to be the Père des Chars (Father of the Tank). Here you can see the photos how he performed the tank testings in the guise of an entertaining ride for tourists in Alps.

Tank testings in Alps, 1919

Tank testings in Alps, 1919

Tank testings in Alps, 1919

Tank testings in Alps, 1919

Tank testings in Alps, 1919

Tank testings in Alps, 1919

Tank testings in Alps, 1919

Tank testings in Alps, 1919

Tank testings in Alps, 1919

Tank testings in Alps, 1919

Tank testings in Alps, 1919

Tank testings in Alps, 1919