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UNIQUE ID 2412: M4A4 SHERMAN CRAB MARK II MINE FLAIL

Base Borden Military Museum, Canadian Forces Base Borden, Canada

(Location: Major General Worthington Memorial Park)


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Unique ID:

2412
Added to Database:
3 September 2012
Last Edited:
15 April 2014
Type (ID):
Model (ID):
Sherman Crab (1415)
M4A4 Sherman Crab Mark II (1418)
Location Category (ID):
Location (ID):
Base Borden Military Museum (8000)
Major General Worthington Memorial Park (8002)
Serial Number: 5072: “5072” stamped into front and rear tow lugs.
Registration:
Name: “HOWARD” painted on turret sides.
Other Identification: “D50993 Lo [C]” and “A56?” cast into left transmission cover. “E4151 [G]” and “A78” cast into right transmission cover.
Collection Reference:
Links:
References:
Associated Tanks:

Location History:
(see map)

1: Detroit Tank Arsenal / TACOM, Warren, Macomb County, Michigan, USA (Sole manufacturer of base M4A4 July 1942-September 1943)
2: Milner Safe Company - Liverpool, Britain (Converter to flail tank)
3: Base Borden Military Museum, Canadian Forces Base Borden, Borden, Ontario, Canada (Current location)


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

September, 2010

Front left view
1: Front left view

Taken: 19 September 2010
Contributor: A. Adams
Photo ID: 9062
Added: 7 March 2013
Filename: IMG-3146...
Views: 58
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August, 2008

Front right view
2: Front right view

Taken: 23 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8734
Added: 4 September 2012
Filename: P1020993...
Views: 72
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Front view
3: Front view

Taken: 23 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8735
Added: 4 September 2012
Filename: P1020994...
Views: 42
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Left view
4: Left view

Taken: 23 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8736
Added: 4 September 2012
Filename: P1020988...
Views: 48
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Rear left view
5: Rear left view

Taken: 23 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8737
Added: 4 September 2012
Filename: P1020989...
Views: 49
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Rear view
6: Rear view

Taken: 23 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8738
Added: 4 September 2012
Filename: P1020990...
Views: 38
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Rear right view
7: Rear right view

Taken: 23 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8739
Added: 4 September 2012
Filename: P1020991...
Views: 50
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Right view
8: Right view

Taken: 23 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8740
Added: 4 September 2012
Filename: P1020992...
Views: 45
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Engine compartment and lane indicator
9: Engine compartment and lane indicator

Taken: 23 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8741
Added: 4 September 2012
Filename: P1030006...
Views: 49
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Close-up of serial number
10: Close-up of serial number

Taken: 23 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8742
Added: 4 September 2012
Filename: P1030003...
Views: 31
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Flail
11: Flail

Taken: 23 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8743
Added: 4 September 2012
Filename: P1020995...
Views: 33
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Boom lifting mechanism
12: Boom lifting mechanism

Taken: 23 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8744
Added: 4 September 2012
Filename: P1030001...
Views: 43
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Engine compartment and lane indicator
13: Engine compartment and lane indicator

Taken: 23 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8745
Added: 4 September 2012
Filename: P1030002...
Views: 40
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



August, 2005

Front left view
14: Front left view

Taken: 20 August 2005
Contributor: Balcer
Photo ID: 9023
Added: 7 March 2013
Filename: 1_M4A4Fl...
Views: 74
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



 

Rear left view
15: Rear left view

Taken: 20 August 2005
Contributor: Balcer
Photo ID: 9024
Added: 7 March 2013
Filename: 2_M4A4Fl...
Views: 65
Select/Has Priority: 21/0