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UNIQUE ID 2036: FV4201 CHIEFTAIN TANK

(Model: Mark 11)

The Tank Museum - Reserve Collection, Bovington, Britain

(Location: Storage)


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Unique ID: 2036
Added to Database: 5 January 2012
Last Edited: 24 March 2012
Type (ID): FV4201 Chieftain (3570)
Model (ID): Mark 11 (3590)
Location Category (ID): The Tank Museum - Reserve Collection (3016)
Location (ID): Storage (3016)
Serial Number:
Registration: 02 EB 65: “02EB65” painted on nose.
Name:
Other Identification: Painted overall in a green and black camouflage scheme.
Collection Reference: E1993.61.3. (Accession 6193/C, Entry 1993.1096).
Links: Museum Vehicle Record
References:
Associated Tanks:

Location History:
(see map)

1: Royal Ordnance Factory, Barnbow, Crossgates, Leeds, Yorkshire and the Humber, Britain (Sole manufacturer)
2: Sennelager Training Area, Paderborn, Detmold, North-Rhine Westphalia, Germany (Service in BAOR)
3: The Tank Museum - Reserve Collection, Bovington, Dorset, South West England, Britain (Current location)


Text in original Preserved British Tanks publication:

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Text in Preserved British Tanks Update:

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Text in original Preserved Tanks In Britain publication:

This Chieftain saw service with 10th Hussars, 4 RTR, 4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards, Royal Hussars, and 2 ADS (stock) - all in BAOR; it has the name plate of Col. J. Woodward (source: Museum Vehicle Record). It was previously on display at the entrance to the museum.


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October 2008

Front left view
1: Front left view

Taken: 30 October 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 6602
Added: 5 January 2012
Filename: P1040247...
Views: 65
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Rear view
2: Rear view

Taken: 27 October 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 6600
Added: 5 January 2012
Filename: P1040113...
Views: 40
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Rear right view
3: Rear right view

Taken: 27 October 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 6601
Added: 5 January 2012
Filename: P1040104...
Views: 58
Select/Has Priority: 21/0