M16 Multiple Gun Motor Carriage

M16 Multiple Gun Motor Carriage (HM1J3I)

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

N 39° 3.787', W 96° 46.919'

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Type: Multiple Gun Motor Carrier

Armament: .50 Cal Machine-gun

Combat Weight: 22,000 lbs.

Max Speed: 45 MPH

Range: 210 miles

Built by the White Motor Company and introduced into service in 1943. Designed as an anti-aircraft weapon, it is armed with a quad .50 caliber machine-gun. The vehicle continued in American use until the Korean War and was used in other countries until the 1970s. The basic chassis is the M3 Half-track Personnel Carrier.
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HM NumberHM1J3I
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Placed ByUnited States Army
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Date Added Monday, February 9th, 2015 at 9:02pm PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14S E 691901 N 4326122
Decimal Degrees39.06311667, -96.78198333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 3.787', W 96° 46.919'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 3' 47.22" N, 96° 46' 55.14" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)785
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Sheridan Ave, Fort Riley KS 66442, US
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