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Alvis Saracen FV 604

Regimental Armoured Command Vehicle



Country of Origin/Used by: UK
First Produced/Service Dates: 1958
Manufactured by: Alvis
Crew: ?
Armament: None
Engine: 8 Cylinder
Miscellaneous: Some of these vehicles have roof mounted turrets and some do NOT.  The roof is a bit different from the APC version and there are extra generators and storage bins. 
Data Sheet Available: None Available


Reference Source/Provider
Photo Above David Green -Oxfordshire, UK
Saracen RACV Photos (Taken at The Imperial War Museum - Duxford, UK) Chuck Aleshire - Shorewood, Illinois USA
  Saracen RACV Photo (Without Turret): F Sqn 3RTR SBA (Cyprus 1986-88) Lt. Col. Dick Taylor (RTR) - Blandford Forum, Dorset, UK
Saracen RACV Photos (Taken at The Tank Museum - Bovington, UK) Dennis Trowbridge - Bristol, UK
  Photo of the Saracen RACV Vehicle Ian Young - Military Machines International Magazine

References Available


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Reference Author
Encyclopedia of Armoured Cars Duncan Crow & Robert J. Icks
Jane's AFV Recognition Handbook (2nd Edition) Christopher F. Foss

Hobby Modeling

Kits and Accessories

Kit Manufacturer Scale Other Information
Saracen Regimental ACV Kit The Atlantis Alliance 1/76  

Model Pictures

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