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Scout Car S1 (American)


Country of Origin/Used by: USA (Built by Australia)
First Produced/Service Dates: 1942
Manufactured by: Ford Australia
Crew:  5
Armament: (1) .50 Caliber and (2) .30 caliber machine guns.
Engine: 8-Cylinder Gasoline
Miscellaneous Info: A total of approximately 45 Scout Cars S1 were completed in Australia for American forces. One (1) vehicle was built with 4-wheel drive, but the all the rest were 4x2 vehicles, which were based on the Ford C291W F15 chassis.
Data Sheet Available:   None Available


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  Scout Car S1 Vehicle Photo (Above) U.S. Army via Dave Haugh - Content Editor

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A Photo History of Armoured Cars In Two World Wars George Forty
  "Two of a Kind" (June 2018 Issue of Classic Military Vehicle Magazine) Jason Belgrave
U.S. Military Wheeled Vehicles Fred W. Crismon

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