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15º Regimento de Cavalaria Mecanizado-Escola, Vila Militar, Brazil

(Location: Memorial)

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Unique ID: 1779
Added to Database: 16 July 2011
Last Edited: 16 July 2011
Type (ID): Carro Veloce L3 (5100)
Model (ID): L3/35 (5120)
Location Category (ID): 15º Regimento de Cavalaria Mecanizado-Escola (37250)
Location (ID): Memorial (37256)
Serial Number:
Other Identification: ‘Club’ playing card symbol in white circle painted on superstructure sides.
Collection Reference:
Links: 15RCMec History
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Location History:
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1: Fiat Ansaldo Company, Genova, Province of Genova, Liguria, Italy (Manufacturer)
2: 15º Regimento de Cavalaria Mecanizado-Escola, Vila Militar, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil (Current location)

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This L3 is missing its mudguards. It is displayed with its right half embedded in a brick wall as a memorial. The wall carries a plaque that reads “ESQD PAIVA CHAVES”.

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