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LVT(A) Interiors
GreenBooRay
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Posted: Monday, September 14, 2020 - 01:47 AM UTC
Does anyone know of any color pics of the interiors of either a WWII USMC LVT(A)1 (37mm gun "amtank') or the 75mm LVT(A)4 version?
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Posted: Monday, September 14, 2020 - 02:50 AM UTC
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Posted: Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 05:27 AM UTC
Hi Steve

The LVTA1 and the LVTA4 and others of WW2 where white interior and anything exposed to aircrafts was the same colour as the exterior.

Cheers,

Ralph
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Posted: Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 03:22 PM UTC
Ralph,et al,

Let me rephrase my original question" "Does anyone have any photos or diagrams showing the interior layout of a WWII LVT(A)1 (37mm) or LVT(A)4 (75mm)?"

I'm particularly interested in the space between the driver's compartment, which was separated by a bulkhead from the remainder of the vehicle, and the turret and turret basket for either the 37mm or 75mm gun versions of the LVTs.

I know what color the interior of these vehicles were but want to find more info on their interior layout.

Thanks!


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Posted: Friday, September 18, 2020 - 06:59 AM UTC
Hi Steve

I have some pictures of the interior layout of both vehicles.

Send me a private message with your email and I will go through my files and email them to you.

I like LVT's see my web page. If photobucket works.
https://s1301.photobucket.com/user/scratch-builder/library/?sort=2&page=1

Cheers,

Ralph