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Baker 4x4 "Jumping Tank" Armored Car


Country of Origin/Used by: USA
First Produced/Service Dates: 1941
Manufactured by: Baker Manufacturing Co.
Crew: 2
Armament: (1) 40mm Cannon
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This project did NOT make it past the model stage, but the principle was proved by the chassis components and other research and development.

Data Sheet Available:   None Available


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Photo of the Baker 4X4 "Jumping Tank" Armored Car John Gurzik - Masontown, West Virginia USA
Photo of the Baker 4x4 (and Index Photo) Baker Manufacturing Company

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A Photo History of Armoured Cars In Two World Wars George Forty
Armored Car- A History of American Wheeled Combat Vehicles R.J. Hunnicutt
Encyclopedia of Armoured Cars Duncan Crow and Robert J. Icks
U.S. Armoured Cars - AFV Weapons Profile #40 Robert J. Icks

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