German World War II Tank Monthly Acceptances

Production of the Tiger II

Resource:
Germany's Tiger Tanks: VK45.02 to Tiger II: Design Production and Modifications by Jentz/Doyle

MONTH

Highest Monthly Goal Set

Production Goal Set at End of Previous Month?

Actual Production Accepted by Wafffenamt

September 1943

1



October 1943

3



November 1943

5

1

1

December 1943

8

2

0

1943 Total

17

3

1

January 1944

12

3

5

February 1944

25

5

5

March 1944

37

6

6

April 1944

50

12

6

May 1944

50

20

15

June 1944

50

25

32

July 1944

65

45

45

August 1944

100

80

94

September 1944

100

100

63

October 1944

120

120

26

November 1944

140

40

26

December 1944

140

60

56

1944 Total

889

516

379

January 1945

140

60

40

February 1945

150

35

42

March 1945

150

45

30

1945 Total

440

140

112

Total Tiger II Production

1346

659

492

Production of the Sturmgeschütz III
(Sd.Kfz.142 with 75mm L/24)

Resource:
Sturmgeschutz & Its Variants by Spielberger

Month

Production
Goals

Accepted by Waffenamt

Produced by
Daimler-Benz

Produced by
Alkett

Remarks:

December 1939

1

0

0



1939 Total

1

0

0

0


January 1940

3

1

1


Start of Ausf.A

February 1940

6

3

3



March 1940

10

6

6



April 1940

10

10

10



May 1940

10

10

10

0


June 1940

8

12

0

12

Start of Ausf.B

July 1940

22

12


22


August 1940

32

10


20


September 1940

36

29


29


October 1940

30

35


35


November 1940

36

35


35


December 1940

34

21


29


1940 Total

237

184

30

182


January 1941

36

44


36


February 1941

34

30


30


March 1941

38

30


30

Start of 3.Series

April 1941

40

47


47

Start of Ausf.C

May 1941

40

48


48

Start of Ausf.D

June 1941

47

56


56


July 1941

47

34


34


August 1941

50

50


50


September 1941

17

38


38

Start of Ausf.E

October 1941

50

71


71


November 1941

50

46


46


December 1941

40

46


46


1941 Total

489

540

0

532


January 1942

45

45


45


February 1942

45

45


45


1942 Total

90

90

0

90


Total StuG III L/24 Production (1939-1942)

817

814

30

804


Production of the Sturmgeschutz III
(Sd.Kfz. 142/1 mit 7.5cm StuK 40)

Resource:
Sturmgeschutz & Its Variants by Spielberger

Date

Prod. Goals

Accepted by Waffenamt

Produced by
Alkett

Produced by
MIAG

Remarks:

March 1942

40

3

3


Start of Ausf.F

April 1942

45

36

36



May 1942

50

79

79



June 1942

50

70

70


StuK 40 L48 + 30mm extra armor added

July 1942

55

60

60



August 1942

70

80

80



September 1942

80

70

70


Start of Ausf.F/8

October 1942

80

84

84



November 1942

100

100

100



December 1942

100

120

120


Start of Ausf.G

1942 Total

670

702

702

0


January 1943

130

130

130

0


February 1943

140

140

130

10


March 1943

185

197

144

53


April 1943

218

228

151

77


May 1943

230

260

140

120


June 1943

235

275

155

120


July 1943

235

281

161

120


August 1943

240

291

171

120


September 1943

260

345

205

140


October 1943

280

395

255

140


November 1943

380

295

145

150

Alkett Bombed

December 1943

215

174

24

150


1943 Total

2748

3011

1811

1200


January 1944

320

227

77

150

Alkett Bombed

February 1944

320

196

59

137

MIAG Bombed

March 1944

310

264

144

120

MIAG Bombed

April 1944

365

294

194

100

MIAG Bombed

May 1944

380

335

255

80


June 1944

385

341

196

145


July 1944

395

377

242

135


August 1944

355

312

232

80

MIAG Bombed

September 1944

370

356

256

100


October 1944

375

325

253

72

MIAG Bombed

November 1944

375

361

251

110

MIAG Bombed

December 1944

355

452

361

91


1944 Total

4305

3850

2520

1320


January 1945

370

391

320

71


February 1945

220

189

152

37


March 1945

170

235

220

15

MIAG Bombed

April 1945

220

48

48

0


1945 Total

980

863

740

123


Total StuG III L/43-48 Production
(1942-1945)

8703

8416

5773

2643


Production of the Sturmhaubitze 42
(Sd.Kfz.142/3 mit 10.5cm StuH 42)

Resource:
Sturmgeschutz & Its Variants by Spielberger

Month

Production
Goals

Accepted by Waffenamt

Produced by
Alkett

Remarks:

October 1942



9

produced using rebuilt chassis

November 1942



0


December 1942



0


1942 Total

0

0

9


January 1943

0

0

3

produced using rebuilt chassis

February 1943

0

0

0


March 1943

20

10

10

Original contract for a series of 200

April 1943

24

34

34


May 1943

30

45

45


June 1943

30

30

30


July 1943

30

25

25

Priority on 7.5cm Pak auf 38(t)

August 1943

30

5

5

Delivery problems for howitzers

September 1943

20

10

10

Delivery problems for howitzers

October 1943

20

11

11

Delivery problems for howitzers

November 1943

20

4

4

Alkett Bombed

December 1943

25

30

30


1943 Total

249

204

204


January 1944

30

26

26

Alkett Bombed

February 1944

60

54

54


March 1944

60

56

56


April 1944

65

58

58


May 1944

70

46

46

Bombing hit engine production

June 1944

75

100

100


July 1944

75

92

92


August 1944

125

110

110


September 1944

125

119

119

Priority on 7.5cm StuG

October 1944

125

100

100

Alkett Bombed

November 1944

125

102

102


December 1944

125

40

40


1944 Total

1060

903

903


January 1945

60

71

71


February 1945

80

24

24


March 1945

80

49

49


April 1945

80

48

48


1945 Total

300

192

192


Total StuH 42
Produced
(1942-45)

1609

1299

1299


Production of the Sturmgeschutz IV
(Sd.Kfz.166 mit 7.5cm StuK 40)

Resource:
Sturmgeschutz & Its Variants by Spielberger

Month

Production
Goals

Accepted by Waffenamt

Produced by
Krupp

Remarks:

December 1943

10

30

30


1943 Total

10

30

30


January 1944

100

78

108

Magdeburg Bombed

February 1944

110

136

106


March 1944

90

87

87


April 1944

90

91

91


May 1944

90

95

95


June 1944

95

90

90

Magdeburg Bombed

July 1944

90

90

90


August 1944

90

70

70

Grusonwerke Bombed

September 1944

90

56

56

Grusonwerke Bombed

October 1944

90

84

84

Grusonwerke Bombed

November 1944

100

80

80


December 1944

110

49

49


1944 Total

1145

1006

1006


January 1945

100

46

46

Grusonwerke Bombed

February 1945

70

18

18

Magdeburg Bombed

March 1945

50

38

38

Grusonwerke Bombed

April 1945

60

3

3


1945 Total

280

105

105


Total StuG IV Production
(1943-1945)

1435

1141

1141