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UNIQUE ID 2575: M4A2 (76) HVSS SHERMAN TANK

Garrison Petawawa Military Museums, Canadian Forces Base Petawawa, Canada

(Location: Trans-Canada Highway)


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Unique ID: 2575
Added to Database: 22 April 2014
Last Edited: 24 April 2014
Type (ID): M4A2 (76) HVSS Sherman (1364)
Model (ID): M4A2 (76) HVSS (1364)
Location Category (ID): Garrison Petawawa Military Museums (8050)
Location (ID): Trans-Canada Highway (8052)
Serial Number: 65241 (hull): “65241” stamped into rear towing lug.
1063 (turret): “D7054366 SER 1063 E” cast into turret roof.
Registration: 78-573: “78-573” painted on hull sides.
Name:
Other Identification: Old markings just visible in red square painted on turret sides. Red/yellow split square painted on glacis and hull rear.
Collection Reference:
Links: Waymarking.com
References:
Associated Tanks:

Location History:
(see map)

1: General Motors - Fisher Body Division, Grand Blanc, Genesee County, Michigan, USA (Sole manufacturer early 1945)
2: Garrison Petawawa Military Museums, Canadian Forces Base Petawawa, Petawawa, Ontario, Canada (Current location)


Text in original Preserved American Tanks publication:

[No entry]

Text in Preserved American Tanks Update:

[No entry]

Text in original Preserved Tanks In Canada publication:

On 1 July 2005, Petawawa Base Commander Lieutenant Colonel Dave Rundel dedicated this Sherman Tank to the town of Petawawa commemorating the 100th anniversary of Canadian Forces Base Petawawa. Enclosed within lies a time capsule to be opened on 1 July 2105. (Source: Waymarking.com).


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September 2010

Front left view
1: Front left view

Taken: 10 September 2010
Contributor: A. Adams
Photo ID: 9616
Added: 23 April 2014
Filename: IMG-2582...
Views: 64
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Left view
2: Left view

Taken: 10 September 2010
Contributor: A. Adams
Photo ID: 9617
Added: 23 April 2014
Filename: IMG-2587...
Views: 67
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Rear left view
3: Rear left view

Taken: 10 September 2010
Contributor: A. Adams
Photo ID: 9618
Added: 23 April 2014
Filename: IMG-2588...
Views: 79
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Rear left view
4: Rear left view

Taken: 10 September 2010
Contributor: A. Adams
Photo ID: 9619
Added: 23 April 2014
Filename: IMG-2586...
Views: 38
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Rear right view
5: Rear right view

Taken: 10 September 2010
Contributor: A. Adams
Photo ID: 9620
Added: 23 April 2014
Filename: IMG-2585...
Views: 1626
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Right view
6: Right view

Taken: 10 September 2010
Contributor: A. Adams
Photo ID: 9621
Added: 23 April 2014
Filename: IMG-2584...
Views: 66
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Front right view
7: Front right view

Taken: 10 September 2010
Contributor: A. Adams
Photo ID: 9622
Added: 23 April 2014
Filename: IMG-2583...
Views: 124
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Close-up
8: Close-up

Taken: 10 September 2010
Contributor: A. Adams
Photo ID: 9623
Added: 23 April 2014
Filename: IMG-2589...
Views: 58
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Serial number on towing lug
9: Serial number on towing lug

Taken: 10 September 2010
Contributor: A. Adams
Photo ID: 9624
Added: 23 April 2014
Filename: IMG-2595...
Views: 55
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Turret roof
10: Turret roof

Taken: 10 September 2010
Contributor: A. Adams
Photo ID: 9625
Added: 23 April 2014
Filename: IMG-2594...
Views: 62
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Serial number on turret roof
11: Serial number on turret roof

Taken: 10 September 2010
Contributor: A. Adams
Photo ID: 9626
Added: 23 April 2014
Filename: IMG-2593...
Views: 85
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Markings on hull top
12: Markings on hull top

Taken: 10 September 2010
Contributor: A. Adams
Photo ID: 9627
Added: 23 April 2014
Filename: IMG-2592...
Views: 52
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Bow MG
13: Bow MG

Taken: 10 September 2010
Contributor: A. Adams
Photo ID: 9628
Added: 23 April 2014
Filename: IMG-2591...
Views: 55
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Left side of glacis and transmission cover
14: Left side of glacis and transmission cover

Taken: 10 September 2010
Contributor: A. Adams
Photo ID: 9629
Added: 23 April 2014
Filename: IMG-2590...
Views: 83
Select/Has Priority: 21/0