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M39 AUV in Calistoga, CA
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PostPosted: Tue Aug 30, 2011 8:47 pm
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I went for a ride in this M39 today:
Here's%20the%20s/n%20off%20of%20the%20left,%20front%20lug:

I don't recall seeing it in the register.

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PostPosted: Wed Aug 31, 2011 5:20 pm
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Geez Chris.....

I was stoked to have photographed the M39 in Danbury, CT and now you're off riding around in one.......

Sulking........
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LOL!
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PostPosted: Wed Aug 31, 2011 11:36 pm
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Geez Chris.....

I was stoked to have photographed the M39 in Danbury, CT and now you're off riding around in one.......

Sulking........
Sad

LOL!
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LOL! Yeah, but you get to travel all over the place checking vehicles out. I'm certainly jealous of that! Laughing

BTW, we hit 30+mph during our ride around the owner's vineyard. They said that they've taken it over 60 in the past!

Video link here: www.youtube.com/watch?...e=youtu.be

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PostPosted: Thu Sep 01, 2011 1:59 am
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That would be the 9th surviving M39 Armored Utility Vehicle:

M39 Armored Utility Vehicle – Panzermuseum Munster (Germany)
M39 Armored Utility Vehicle – Kubinka Tank Museum (Russia)
M39 Armored Utility Vehicle – Jacques Littlefield Collection, Portola, CA (USA)
M39 Armored Utility Vehicle – Old Colorado City Surplus, Colorado Springs, CO (USA)
M39 Armored Utility Vehicle – Aberdeen U.S. Army Ordnance Museum, MD (USA)
M39 Armored Utility Vehicle – ex Military Museum Of Southern New England, Danbury CT (USA) - info from"vagabond": "One of the M39’s was sold to someone in England"
M39 Armored Utility Vehicle – Military Museum Of Southern New England (Storage Area), Danbury CT (USA)
M39 Armored Utility Vehicle wreck – Military Area Wildflecken (Germany)
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PostPosted: Mon Sep 05, 2011 3:28 am
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M39 Armored Utility Vehicle – ex Military Museum Of Southern New England, Danbury CT (USA) - info from"vagabond": "One of the M39’s was sold to someone in England"


IIRC, a stripped M39 hulk was offered some time ago on MilWeb, reportedly the owner stripped it to get parts for his M18.
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PostPosted: Thu Sep 15, 2011 3:17 pm
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The M39 was donated by its owners, the Upton brothers, last weekend to the MVTF. I'll post photos of it's arrival later tonight in a new thread.

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