The British Army used turretless variants of the M3 Stuart Light Tank as command tanks, recon vehicles and artillery tractors.
|1. General Montgomery
with Lt. Colonel A. C. Clive of the Grenadier Guards |
in a turretless Stuart command tank in Tunisia on March 8, 1943.
|2. A turretless Stuart recon tank towing a bulldozer in Italy on August 12, 1944.|
|3. Italian civilians
clamber aboard a turretless Stuart recon tank |
bedecked with a Union Flag in Arezzo on July 15, 1944.
2. Lambert (Sgt), No 2 Army Film & Photographic Unit, via Wikimedia Commons
3. Johnson (Sgt), No 2 Army Film & Photographic Unit, via Wikimedia Commons