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T17E1 Staghound Mark 2

Close Support (C.S.) Armored Car


Country of Origin/Used by: USA for UK
First Produced/Service Dates: 1944
Manufactured by: Hull/Chassis/Turret: Chevrolet; Howitzer: British Conversion.
Crew: 4
Armament: Main: (1) 3 Inch (76mm) Howitzer; Co-Axial: .30 cal.;
Engine: 6 Cylinder
Miscellaneous Info: Only a few of these vehicles were converted from regular Staghound I's.
Data Sheet Available:   Staghound Mark II Close Support (CS) Armored Car Data Sheet (by David Haugh)


Reference Source/Provider
Photo Above David Haugh - Oregon, USA

References Available


Reference Source/Provider
"British Armored Cars in Europe- 1944-1945" By Peter Brown Armored Car - The Wheeled Fighting Vehicle Journal (Issue #35)
"(British) Vehicle Cencus In Germany - 1945" By Peter Brown
Staghound I Information and Photos JED - The Military Equipment Directory


Reference Author
Armored Car- A History of American Wheeled Combat Vehicles R.J. Hunnicutt
Encyclopedia of Armoured Cars Duncan Crow & Robert J. Icks
Samochod Pancerny Staghound Janusz Magnuski (Polish Text)
Staghound, The : A Visual History of the T17E Series of Armored Cars in Allied Service: 1940-45"

Review by Patrick Keenan at the Armor Modeling and Preservation Society's (AMPS) Website.

By David Doyle (Ampersand Publishing)
"Staghound Armored Car 194262" (New Vanguard 159)
See Patrick Keenan's Review at the Armor Modeling and Preservation Society's Website.
Steve Zaloga (Osprey Publishing)
"Staghound Armoured Cars: Profile of a Long-Lived Family of Chevrolet-Built Wheeled AFV's" Wheels & Tracks: The International Review of Military Vehicles - Issue #32
"Staghound In Canadian Service, The" by Service Publications Roger Lucy

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