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Germany's Panzerkampfwagen IV, SdKfz 161, Production:

  Manufacturer Date Serial Numbers #
Panzerkampfwagen IV A Krupp-Gruson 1936 - ?, 1936 - 1937, October 1937 - March 1938   35
Panzerkampfwagen IV B Krupp-Gruson 1937 - ?, April 1938 - September 1938,   42, 45
Panzerkampfwagen IV C Krupp-Gruson 1938 - ?, September 1938 -August 1939   134, 140
Panzerkampfwagen IV D Krupp-Gruson 1938 - ?, October 1939 - May 1941   229, 248
Panzerkampfwagen IV E Krupp-Gruson December 1939, September 1940 - March 1941, April 1941-   223, 150
Panzerkampfwagen IV F1 Krupp, Krupp-Gruson, Vomag, Nibelungenwerke February 1940 - 1941, April 1941 - March 1942 82001 - 82393 393, 437, 462 (25 converted to Ausf F2), 975
Panzerkampfwagen IV F2 Krupp, Krupp-Gruson, Vomag, Nibelungenwerke. March 1942 - July 1942 , 1942 82394 - 83700 175 (25 converted from Ausf F1)
Panzerkampfwagen IV G Krupp-Gruson, Vomag, Nibelungenwerke. May 1942 - June 1943   1,687
Panzerkampfwagen IV H Krupp, Krupp-Grusonwerk, Vomag, Nibelungenwerke April 1943 - July 1944   3,774
Panzerkampfwagen IV J Nibelungenwerke June 1944 - March 1945   1,758, 2,392
Tauchpanzer   July 1940 - ?   42 converted
PzBefWg   March 1944 - September 1944   97 converted
PzBeobWg   July 1944 - March 1945   90 converted
Brückenleger IV Krupp, Magirus. February 1940 - May 1940   20
Production
1936 35  
1937 42, 45  
1938 140  
1939 45  
1940 280  
1941 480  
1942 964, 1,724 Krupp: 400
Nibelungn works at Steyr-Daimler-Puch Ag in St. Valentin: 165
Prague and Vomag: 399
1943 3,073  
1944 3,366  
1945 343  
1944-1945 3,161  

Sources:

  1. German Tanks of World War II, Dr. S. Hart & Dr. R. Hart, 1998
  2. Tanks of World War II, Duncan Crow, 1979
  3. Tank Data, Aberdeen Proving Grounds Series, 1968?
  4. Encyclopedia of German Tanks of World War Two, Peter Chamberlain and Hilary Doyle, 1999
  5. Panzers At War, Michael and Gladys Green, 2005
  6. Armour in Profile #8: PanzerKampfwagen IV (F2), Walter Spielberger, 1967
  7. Airfix Magazine Guide #8 German Tanks of World War 2, Terry Gande and Peter Chamberlain, 1975
  8. The Encyclopedia of Weapons of World War II, Chris Bishop, 1998
  9. Profile AFV Weapons #43 PanzerKampfwagen IV, Walter Spielberger, 1972
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