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UNIQUE ID 2054: FV4201 CHIEFTAIN TANK

(Model: Mark 5)

The Tank Museum - Reserve Collection, Bovington, Britain

(Location: Status Unknown)


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Unique ID: 2054
Added to Database: 11 January 2012
Last Edited: 25 March 2012
Type (ID): FV4201 Chieftain (3570)
Model (ID): Mark 5 (3578)
Location Category (ID): The Tank Museum - Reserve Collection (3016)
Location (ID): Status Unknown (3018)
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Registration:
Name:
Other Identification:
Collection Reference: E1989.11.
Links: Museum Vehicle Record
Megashorts on Flickr – vehicle identity unconfirmed
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Location History:
(see map)

1: Royal Ordnance Factory, Barnbow, Crossgates, Leeds, Yorkshire and the Humber, Britain (Sole manufacturer)
2: 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 is a Mark 5/4C (source: Museum Vehicle Record). It was put on the museum books in 1989. Marked ‘GONE’ in museum record on 21 April 2011. It is presumed that this Chieftain is the one seen in the storage area in October 2008; if so it was painted overall in a green and black camouflage scheme but appeared to be in poor condition.


Images - Photographs and NavPix (click to expand or browse)

October 2008

Front view
1: Front view

Taken: 27 October 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 6754
Added: 15 February 2012
Filename: P1040245...
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Select/Has Priority: 21/0