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6th Tank Battalion, US Army - Along Naktong River, Korea, September 1950.
The battalion supported the breakout from the Pusan Perimeter following Inchon landing on 16 september 1950.

 

Specifications

Type: Medium Tank
Crew: 5 (commander, gunner, loader, driver, assistant driver)
Designed: 1945
Number built: 185

Ford GAF; 8 cylinder, 4 cycle, 60º vee gasoline, 450 hp
Power/weight: 10.71 hp/t
Dimensions/Masses
Length: 6.46 m| Width: 3.51 m | Height: 2.81 m
Weight: 42000 kg
Armor
Maximum: 200 mm - Minimum: 19 mm
Performances
Maximum speed: 48 km/h | Range: 130 km
Suspension: Torsion-bar
Armament

Main: 105mm Howitzer M4 (74 rounds)
Secondary: .50 in (12.7 mm) M2 machine gun (550 rounds),
2 x .30 cal (7.62 mm) M1919A4 machine guns (5000 rounds)

 

 

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