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UNIQUE ID 1776: M4 SHERMAN TANK

1º Regimento de Carros de Combate, Santa Maria, Brazil

(Location: 1º Regimento de Carros de Combate)


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Unique ID: 1776
Added to Database: 12 July 2011
Last Edited: 13 October 2011
Type (ID): M4 Sherman (1302)
Model (ID): M4 (1302)
Location Category (ID): 1º Regimento de Carros de Combate (37870)
Location (ID): 1º Regimento de Carros de Combate (37870)
Serial Number: 1801 (source: YouTube).
Registration: 11341 (Brazilian): “EB-11-341” (source: YouTube).
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Collection Reference:
Links: YouTube 1
YouTube 2
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Location History:
(see map)

1: American Locomotive Company, Schenectady, Schenectady County, New York, USA (Primary manufacturer February-December 1943)
2: 1º Regimento de Carros de Combate, Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul State, Brazil (Current location)


Text in original Preserved American Tanks publication:

[No entry]

Text in Preserved American Tanks Update:

[No entry]

Text in original Preserved Tanks In Brazil publication:

This M4 retired from 1RCC. It is claimed to be Brazil’s oldest Sherman, arriving in Brazil on 23 October 1945; in recognition of this it was painted silver in 1969. It was restored to running order, with its original engine, in 2009. (Source: YouTube).


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September 2009

Front right view, from a video by Bianosoares
1: Front right view, from a video by Bianosoares

Taken: 1 September 2009
Contributor: YouTube
Photo ID: 5365
Added: 13 July 2011
Filename: 1VoltaVo...
Views: 74
Select/Has Priority: 21/0