Vehicle [Valentine Mark II Tank]; Vickers-Armstrongs (Aircraft) Limited; 1944; 1...

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Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Name/Title

Vehicle [Valentine Mark II Tank]

About this object

Valentine tank Mk II. 16 tons. 6-cylinder diesel engine, AEC, 10 litre. 4 speed crash box, one reverse. Speed reduction incorporated in the drive system. Put on plaque, presented by Beros Bros., Te Kuiti. Ex Te Kuiti, "as is" 1943, used in Italy.

Maker

Vickers-Armstrongs (Aircraft) Limited

Maker Role

Designer

Date Made

1940

Date Made

1941

Date Made

1942

Date Made

1943

Date Made

1944

Subject and Association Keywords

1940s

Collection

Military

Credit Line

The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT)

Object Type

Tank, Military/Vehicle, Military/Motor Vehicles/Land Transportation T&E/07 Distribution & Transportation Artifacts/Nomenclature

Object number

1971.243

Copyright Licence  

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Stephen Beros 07 Sep 2016 09:33 AM,UTC

I use to play on this tank when I was a child in Te Kuiti also. That was in the 1960's.

Ross Mcleay 13 Nov 2015 08:35 AM,UTC

I use to play in this tank when I was young when it was in the quarry in Te Kuiti

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