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V-3 Armored Car


Specifications

Country of Origin/Used by: Denmark
First Produced/Service Dates: 1945
Manufactured by: Vehicle: Ford Motor Company; Armor: Holger Danske Resistance Group
Crew: ?
Armament: Turret: (1) Bren 7.62mm Light Machine Gun
Engine: 4 Cylinder Gasoline
Miscellaneous:

Danish Partisans constructed this vehicle at the end of World War Two and coined it the "V-3", mocking the German's V-1 and V-2 Vengenance Weapons. The lone vehicle was built using a Ford AA 1 1/2 ton truck and armored with locally sourced 5mm thick steel plate.

Data Sheet Available: None Available

Photos

Reference Source/Provider
Holger-Danske V-3 Armored Car Photos Frihedsmuseets Fotoarkiv (Museum of the Resistance Photo Archive)
Holger-Danske V-3 Armored Car Photo [Above taken at the Museum of the Resistance - Copenhagen, Denmark (2005)]  Patrick Keenan - Editor

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Printed

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A Photo History of Armoured Cars In Two World Wars George Forty
Encyclopedia of Armoured Cars Duncan Crow and Robert J. Icks (Out of Print)

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