"The new 45 ton Panzer IV Ausf.B Panther II, armed with a high velocity 88mm L/71 gun, was a formidable opponent..."
-The Foresight War pg. 266
Pzkpfw IV (Panther) 40-45 ton battle tank armed with 88mm L/56 gun; Ausf.B with 88mm L/71 and additional armor.
-The Foresight War pg. 315
This is an alternate version of the famous Panther tank of World War II. Originally weighing less and carrying a high velocity 75mm gun, this alternate version appears in the novel The Foresight War.