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Churchill Mark VII Crocodile flame-throwing tanks developed under Major-General Percy Hobart and informally known as "Hobart's Funnies" on the move with the British 79th Armoured Division on 12th September 1944 during operations to take Brest following the D-Day landings in France. (Photo by Fred Ramage/Keystone/Getty Images)

Churchill Mark VII Crocodile flame-throwing tanks developed under Major-General Percy Hobart and informally known as "Hobart's Funnies" on the move with the British 79th Armoured Division on 12th September 1944 during operations to take Brest following the D-Day landings in France. (Photo by Fred Ramage/Keystone/Getty Images)