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UNIQUE ID 340: FV4201 CHIEFTAIN TANK

(Model: Mark 1)

U.S. Army Ordnance Museum, Aberdeen Proving Ground, USA

(Location: Display Park)


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Unique ID: 340
Added to Database: July 2008
Last Edited: 5 January 2014
Type (ID): FV4201 Chieftain (3570)
Model (ID): Mark 1 (3572)
Location Category (ID): U.S. Army Ordnance Museum (70050)
Location (ID): Display Park (70060)
Serial Number: 4: “SER Nº 4” marked in weld metal on glacis.
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Location History:
(see map)

1: Royal Ordnance Factory, Barnbow, Crossgates, Leeds, Yorkshire and the Humber, Britain (Primary manufacturer)
2: U.S. Army Ordnance Museum, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Harford County, Maryland, USA (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 USA publication:

This Mark 1 is missing its searchlight.


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October 2012

Front left view
1: Front left view

Taken: 1 October 2012
Contributor: R.S. Eshleman
Photo ID: 9196
Added: 5 January 2014
Filename: img1787_...
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Close-up of serial number
2: Close-up of serial number

Taken: 1 October 2012
Contributor: R.S. Eshleman
Photo ID: 9197
Added: 5 January 2014
Filename: img1788_...
Views: 33
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July 1983

Front left view
3: Front left view

Taken: 9 July 1983
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 282
Added: 10 July 2008
Filename: Scan_Chi...
Views: 115
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Front right view
4: Front right view

Taken: 9 July 1983
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 283
Added: 10 July 2008
Filename: Scan_Chi...
Views: 120
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Left view
5: Left view

Taken: 9 July 1983
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 284
Added: 10 July 2008
Filename: Scan_Chi...
Views: 146
Select/Has Priority: 21/0