43M Geréb
43M Geréb
43M Geréb
Type Medium tank
Place of origin Flag of Hungary Hungary
Service history
In service 1939–Onward
Used by Flag of Hungary (1920–1946) Hungary
Wars World War II
Production history
Manufacturer István Produkciók
Produced 1939–Onward
Weight 10.1 t
Length 5.25 m
Width 2.14 m
Height 2.92 m
Crew 5 (commander, gunner, loader, driver, radio operator/bow machine-gunner)

Armor 40 mm
50 mm
150 km
Speed 26 km/h

The 43M Geréb was a Hungarian medium tank based on the 38M Toldi tank.

Production history

The 43M Geréb was produced and developed by István Produkciók, a major vehicle company in Hungary.


  • Geréb I - The original tank design armed with a 105 mm gun.
  • Geréb II - Variant with enhanced armoring.

Combat history

Geréb tanks entered service in 1939, when they were developed upon the chassis of the original 38M Toldi tank.