Vehicle Numbes - 13/18 Hussars

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  1. Tom OBrien

    Tom OBrien Senior Member

    And again from war diary of 27 Armd Bde Wksp:

    'A' Vehicles

    June 1944


    13/18 Royal Hussars. Sherman D.D. N/A Suspension blown off.

    13/18 Hussars. Sherman D.D. 148509 Replacement gun fitted.

    13/18 Hussars. Sherman D.D. 150097 Suspension bogey repairs.

    13/18 Hussars. Stuart III. 156813 Repairs to power traverse.

    13/18 Hussars. Stuart III. 156803 Repairs to power traverse.

    13/18 R. Hussars. Sherman D.D. 167672 Clutch overhaul, removal of D.D. equipment.

    13/18 R. Hussars. Stuart III. 156895 Repairs to L/H Steering, Brakes relined.

    13/18 Hussars. Sherman D.D. 133719 Repaired gun damage, and misc. repairs.

    July 1944

    13/18 R. Hussars Sherman III 152203 Complete Armament overhaul.

    13/18 R. Hussars Sherman III 151239 Complete Armament overhaul.

    13/18 R. Hussars Sherman III 151863 Complete Armament overhaul.

    13/18 R. Hussars Sherman III 228769 Complete Armament overhaul.

    13/18 R. Hussars Sherman III 228789 Overhaul of traversing gear.

    13/18 R. Hussars Sherman III 212741 Overhaul of traversing gear.

    13/18 R. Hussars Sherman V 148477 Repairs to 17 pounder.

    13/18 R. Hussars Sherman V 147946 DD New mounting fitted for 75 mm gun.

    13/18 R. Hussars Sherman V 148477 Replace engine assy fitted, Traverse o/h.

    13/18 R. Hussars. Sherman III 152038 Modifications, Quick Fix Armour.

    13/18 R. Hussars Sherman III 152262 Modifications, Quick Fix Armour.

    13/18 R. Hussars Sherman III 151213 Suspension O/H, replacement engine, fit new boxes [??].

    13/18 R. Hussars Sherman III 147124 Repairs to final drive, Gun elevating repairs.

    13/18 R. Hussars Sherman V 212672 Mods, Quick Fix Armour, N/S front gouge filled in.

    13/18 R. Hussars Sherman III 151232 Modifications, Quick Fix Armour.

    13/18 R. Hussars Sherman III 145662 Modifications, Quick Fix Armour, Weld plate R.H. side.

    13/18 R. Hussars Sherman III 152270 Engine removal for clutch o/h, misc o/h.

    13/18 R. Hussars Sherman V 228557 DD Replacement power unit, Electrical o/h, & W/T.

    13/18 R. Hussars Stuart III 231252 O/H 37 mm Gun, Repairs to W/T & R/H stick.

    13/18 R. Hussars Sherman III 152944 Suspension o/h, Quick fix Armour, Misc repairs.

    13/18 R. Hussars Humber Scout Car 195738 Replacement transfer box and gear Box fitted.




     
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  2. Tom OBrien

    Tom OBrien Senior Member

    'B' Vehicles

    June 1944

    Nil

    July 1944

    Nil.

    Which suggests that someone else was looking after 13/18 Hussars 'B' vehicles.

    Regards

    Tom
     
  3. Tom,

    Many thanks again for these numbers.

    Sherman III T152270 was No.70 CAVALIER.

    Michel
     

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