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LVT (A)

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    lvt (a)

    LVT (A) is a conventional machine LVT, at which

    established tower light tank M-3 with a 37-mm gun. Intent

    Designers

    was to provide support to the firing

    troops initially amphibious operations and allow them

    Faster

    foothold. Usually LVT (A) opened fire yet

    C water. However, this fire support was only insignificant

    Supplement to the fire fighting ships, usually supported

    The landing, so it was decided to replace the 37-mm gun LVT (A)

    more powerful 75-mm howitzer mounted in the tower howitzer

    Machines M-8 support. LVT (A) has been extensively used in

    All

    amphibious operations in the Pacific, as well as applied

    British troops during operations in northwestern Europe.

    Production:

    U.S.

    Crew:

    2

    weight:

    10,8 ton

    Dimensions:

    length 7.95 m, width 3.25 m, height 3.02 m

    Range:

    241 m (150 miles) on the highway, 120 km (75 miles) on the water

    Armor:

    Prior

    67mm

    Armament:

    One 37-mm gun (or 1 -75 mm howitzer), a 7.62-mm machine gun

    Engine

    :

    Two petrol engines with a total capacity Cadillac

    220 l. with.

    Ride quality:

    Max speed on land 27 km / h on water 10 km / h





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