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1942 - British Churchill Mk III

Armament        1 - 6 Pdr gun (57mm)
                           1or 2 - 7.92mm MG
Engine:             Bedford "Twin Six" horizontally opposed,
                           12cyl. liquid cooled gasoline, 350 hp                           
Range:              90 miles
Speed:              15.5 mph
Crew:                 5
Weight:              43 tons

Used in African Campaign for infantry and armored
unit support. Heavy armor is an asset but tank is
too slow. Many special modifications were built
with a wide assortment of gadgets (mine clearing,
carpet laying, etc.).

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