M4A3 Sherman Medium Tank

M4A3 Sherman Medium Tank (HM1J3G)

Location: Fort Riley, KS 66442 Geary County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 3.784', W 96° 46.925'

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Armament: 76 mm gun, .50 cal. MG, 30 cal. MG
Crew: 5
Weight: 64,000 lbs
Speed: 26 mph
Range: 120 miles

The M4 Sherman, in its many variations, saw service with the 1st infantry Division units in World War II. The M4 was the mainstay of the American and British forces in World War II and an effective tank on the battlefield. It was later used in Korea by US Forces. This late production model is equipped with a modified turret and a long barrel, high velocity 76 mm main gun.
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HM NumberHM1J3G
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Placed ByUnited States Army
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Date Added Monday, February 9th, 2015 at 9:01pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 691892 N 4326116
Decimal Degrees39.06306667, -96.78208333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 3.784', W 96° 46.925'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 3' 47.04" N, 96° 46' 55.5" W
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Area Code(s)785
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Sheridan Ave, Fort Riley KS 66442, US
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