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UNIQUE ID 2426: SEXTON SELF-PROPELLED GUN

Base Borden Military Museum, Canadian Forces Base Borden, Canada

(Location: Museum Building)


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Unique ID:

2426
Added to Database:
3 September 2012
Last Edited:
15 April 2014
Type (ID):
Model (ID):
Sexton (8300)
Sexton (8300)
Location Category (ID):
Location (ID):
Base Borden Military Museum (8000)
Museum Building (8006)
Serial Number:
Registration: 172355: “CA172355” painted on superstructure sides.
Name:
Other Identification: “B1” on blue/red square painted on superstructure sides. Canadian maple leaf marking painted on front left mud flap and left rear hull. Unit insignia painted on front right mud flap and right rear hull. White stars painted on superstructure sides.
Collection Reference:
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Location History:
(see map)

1: Montreal Locomotive Works, Montréal, Quebec, Canada (Sole manufacturer early 1943-end 1945)
2: Base Borden Military Museum, Canadian Forces Base Borden, Borden, Ontario, Canada (Current location)


Text in original Preserved Canadian Tanks publication:


[No entry]

Text in Preserved Canadian Tanks Update:


[No entry]

Text in original Preserved Tanks In Canada publication:


This Sexton has the markings of First Gun, Baker Troop, 1st Artillery Division.


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

August, 2008

Front left view
1: Front left view

Taken: 23 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8835
Added: 5 September 2012
Filename: P1020843...
Views: 68
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Front right view
2: Front right view

Taken: 23 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8836
Added: 5 September 2012
Filename: P1020841...
Views: 38
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Rear left view
3: Rear left view

Taken: 23 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8837
Added: 5 September 2012
Filename: P1020847...
Views: 29
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Rear right view
4: Rear right view

Taken: 23 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8838
Added: 5 September 2012
Filename: P1020848...
Views: 43
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Close-up of registration number
5: Close-up of registration number

Taken: 23 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8839
Added: 5 September 2012
Filename: P1020897...
Views: 24
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Serial number location
6: Serial number location

Taken: 23 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8840
Added: 5 September 2012
Filename: P1020896...
Views: 29
Select/Has Priority: 21/0