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UNIQUE ID 2174: M47 PATTON TANK

(Model: Standard Production Version)

Vojenské Technické Muzeum, Lešany, Czech Republic

(Location: Vojenské Technické Muzeum)


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Unique ID: 2174
Added to Database: 28 February 2012
Last Edited: 1 March 2012
Type (ID): M47 Patton (1640)
Model (ID): Standard Production Version (1642)
Location Category (ID): Vojenské Technické Muzeum (25000)
Location (ID): Vojenské Technické Muzeum (25000)
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Other Identification: Painted overall desert sand with thin brown and black swathes.
Collection Reference:
Links: MZV
Army.cz
References:
Associated Tanks: T-54A Tank - Royal Tank Museum, Aqaba, Aqaba Governorate, Jordan (Exchanged vehicle)

Location History:
(see map)

1: Detroit Tank Arsenal / TACOM, Warren, Macomb County, Michigan, USA (Primary manufacturer June 1951-November 1953)
2: Royal Tank Museum, Aqaba, Aqaba Governorate, Jordan (Until August 2010)
3: Vojenské Technické Muzeum, Lešany, Benešov District, Central Bohemian Region, Czech Republic (Current location)


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This M47 was received from Jordan’s Royal Tank Museum in cooperation with the King Abdullah II Design and Development Bureau (KADDB). It arrived in a large AN-124 transport aircraft on 30 August 2010. With a Ford Mutt jeep it was exchanged for a T-54 tank and two OT-810 half-tracks. (Source: MZV).


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August 2011

Front left view
1: Front left view

Taken: August 2011
Contributor: A. Hnizdil
Photo ID: 6828
Added: 6 March 2012
Filename: 31339274...
Views: 99
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    

    

    

August 2010

The M47 tank boarding the AN-124 aircraft, photo and caption from MZV.cz
2: The M47 tank boarding the AN-124 aircraft, photo and cap...

Taken: 29 August 2010
Contributor: CRFU
Photo ID: 6810
Added: 1 March 2012
Filename: 525134-4...
Views: 390
Select/Has Priority: 21/0