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Fort Jackson SC Armor - Flamethrower Sherman, M41, M46, M5..
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PostPosted: Sat May 19, 2007 2:10 pm
Post subject: Fort Jackson SC Armor - Flamethrower Sherman, M41, M46, M5..

First off the M4A1E13 Sherman flamethrower

Couldnt find a serial number, except where someone else had tried to find one by scraping the paint off a rear tow lug LOL Wink

Here's%20the%20story%20behind%20the%20tank%20-%20its%20not%20quite%20the%20only%20one%20of%20its%20kind,%20there's%20another%20M4A1E13%20in%20the%20LST%20Building%20at%20Fot%20Knox. And%20a%20pic%20of%20the%20Jackson%20T30%20for%20good%20measure

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M41 Walker Bulldog

M84%20mortar%20carrier%20-%20for%20Jeff Scout%20Car M114%20Lingle

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M46 Patton

Its%20story

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M5 Stuart

Its%20story

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PostPosted: Sat May 19, 2007 2:59 pm
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I also have some pics of modern & WWII reenactor vehicles from the open house today (it was Armed Forces day around the country today). I'll try to post tomorrow.

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PostPosted: Sun May 20, 2007 6:45 am
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at Fort Benjamin Harrison before going south.......anyone know where the other M4A3 from Indy went?


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I stopped by Camden Military Academy on my way back to find an empty pad where the M60 apparently used to be. I was told that a few years ago the board of trustees - of the Camden MILITARY Academy - decided it was "too military" and gave it back to the SC ARNG.

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PostPosted: Sun May 20, 2007 3:42 pm
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Here's some pics from the Fort Jackson Armed Forces Day open house yesterday.

M1117 ASV

Privately%20owned%20M3A1%20Scout%20Car This%20M3A1%20Scout%20Car%20&%20M3A1%20Half-Track%20are%20owned%20by%20the%20Celebrate%20Freedom%20Foundation%20/%20Palmetto%20Cavalry%20in%20Columbia%20-%20I've%20added%20them%20to%20the%20register%20for%20the%20next%20update. I%20hadnt%20seen%20this%20before%20;)

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Hi Neil! Hi Folks!

Thanks for the great pictures!
- Neil_Baumgardner

M114 Lingle


Nice looking 'Lingle'! Looks like it is not missing anything off the outside. Wonder how bad the inside looks?
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Hi Folks!

- Neil_Baumgardner
Here's some pics from the Fort Jackson Armed Forces Day open house yesterday.
M1117 ASV



For all you CIA guys, check out the three black vents below the red switchs. Anyone care to guess what that is? (Note: if you saw the Gunny on Mail Call, you can not answer!)
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Is that an Air conditioner? Shocked

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I've discovered/realized that M46s are relatively rare - just five in the US:

Fort Dix, NJ
Fort Jackson, SC
Fort Knox, KY
Fort Leonard Wood, MO
Northlake, IL

There used to be another on in Etters PA, current status/location unknown...

Here's another of the Fort Jackson example (SN 1169 - a pretty high number actually).



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PostPosted: Mon May 21, 2007 7:18 am
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I always have great difficulty telling the difference between the M46 & M46A1.....

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No clue here either...

BTW, I got a request for more pics of the flamethrower Sherman - so here they are



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Neil we will make a rivet-counter out of you yet...just remember next time your taking images of a vehicle '50 images minimum & photograph every single detail' Just keep repeating it constantly Wink

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