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Speakings of Shermans
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Anyone recognise the location of this one - its in Denmark apparently...



Did you notice the tracks?

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A mix of 3 bar cleat and CDP tracks , any location given ?

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PostPosted: Sat May 15, 2010 6:59 pm
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From the looks of the gun tube my estimate is an M4A3E4, a post-war rebuild that was supplied to Denmark, Yugoslavia, Pakistan and others.
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It needs love.

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I know for a FACT that it stands at "Høvelte Kaserne" in Høvelte Denmark.

Actually it stands on the edge of the terrain that belongs to the barracks with the Danish word kaserne meaning barracks.

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- VonForhud
I know for a FACT that it stands at "Høvelte Kaserne" in Høvelte Denmark.



Hmm capital letters.. somebody dare to contradict you or something?

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A mix of 3 bar cleat and CDP tracks


That is an nice combination for P-O's Sherman website Mr. Green

Must have been an nightmare for maintenance Twisted Evil

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A mix of 3 bar cleat and CDP tracks


That is an nice combination for P-O's Sherman website Mr. Green

Must have been an nightmare for maintenance Twisted Evil

Michel


yes, I'll probably do a "Sherman oddities" page, with the most unlikely Sherman parts added together. For example, the M4A4 HVSS hull that has received a 105mm turret...

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P-O

feel free to use the picture of the M4A1E9 at Woensdrecht with the 2 type's of track on it

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PostPosted: Tue May 18, 2010 4:36 am
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The picture is taken from www.drostrup.com the page on Danish armor. Thats why I am certain.

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From the photo, the Drivers hatch is open, any chance of seeing if the data plate is there?

I'd love to add it to my growing 'Data Plate image' collection......

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From the photo, the Drivers hatch is open, any chance of seeing if the data plate is there?

I'd love to add it to my growing 'Data Plate image' collection......

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It appears to be missing...

I have some interior images and I will add them to the web site.

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www.jedsite.info/tanks...3e4dk.html

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The picture is taken from www.drostrup.com the page on Danish armor. Thats why I am certain.


Actually they came from the owners photobucket account - something you could have checked merely by looking at the image url..

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Anyone got any images of the top of a Sherman Badger?

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