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The Tank Museum - Reserve Collection, Bovington, Britain

(Location: Storage)

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Sample Photo from Tank with UniqueID 2011

Unique ID: 2011
Added to Database: 2012 (Estimated)
Last Edited: 24 March 2012
Type (ID): Type 653 (2577)
Model (ID): Type 653 (2577)
Location Category (ID): The Tank Museum - Reserve Collection (3016)
Location (ID): Storage (3016)
Serial Number: 158 3002 (source: Museum Vehicle Record).
Other Identification: Painted overall sand.
Collection Reference: E1993.92. (Accession 9293. Entry 1993.1094).
Links: Museum Vehicle Record
Associated Tanks:

Location History:
(see map)

1: China (Chinese manufacture)
2: First Gulf War, Location Unknown, Kuwait (Captured 1991)
3: The Tank Museum - Reserve Collection, Bovington, Dorset, South West England, Britain (Current location)

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This Type 653 was recovered from Iraq in 1991 after the first Gulf War.

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October 2008

Rear left view
1: Rear left view

Taken: 27 October 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 6565
Added: 2012 (Estimated)
Filename: P1040108...
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