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WWII Tanks Vehicle Data Sheet

Grant Command Tank
(also known as Lee)


Armour Details


 Front 51mm@47(75.0mm)
 Side  51mm@5(51.0mm)
 Rear  51mm@5(51.0mm)
 Top  22mm@90(22.0mm)


 Front 51mm@45(72.0mm)
 Side  38mm@0(38.0mm)
 Rear  38mm@0(38.0mm)
 Top  13mm@87(13.0mm)


 Front 45mm@45(64.0mm)
 Side  38mm@0(38.0mm)
 Rear  38mm@0(38.0mm)
 Top  13mm@87(13.0mm)
Gun Mantlet n/a

Armour (x)mm @ (y) (Effective mm @ 0)

Effective Armour - Maximum 75 (mm) - Minimum 13 (mm)


Manufacture Dates 1940 - Unknown
Quantity Produced -
Weight  27 (tonnes)
Crew 6
M.G's small 3
M.G's Large -
Length 5.69 (mtr)
Width 2.74 (mtr)
Height 3.15 (mtr)

Engine Details/Performance

Road Speed 21 (mph)
Cross Country Speed 16 (mph)
Range Road 120 (miles)
Range Cross Country - (miles)
Fuel Type Petrol
Fuel Capacity 175
Horse Power 340
Power/Weight 12.59 (HP/tonne)

General Information

The Grant Command Tankalso known as Lee was a medium tank used by the british between 1940 and 1945.

The vehicle was manned by a crew of 6 and was 2.74 metres wide, 5.69 metres long, 3.15 metres high and weighed 27 tonnes.

Powered by a 340hp petrol engine the Grant Command Tank was capable of a road speed of 21mph and a cross country speed of 16mph. The 175 gallon fuel capacity gave the Grant Command Tank a road range of 120 miles

Based on the medium tank chassis, the vehicle was armed with 3 light machine guns, a 75mm Gun M3 L/40 with a muzzle velocity of 619m/sec which was capable of penetrating 69mm of armour at 800metres
Primary Armament
75mm Gun M3 L/40
 Calibre 75 mm
 Muzzle Velocity 619 m/sec
 Shell Weight 6.32 Kg
 Ammunition50 rounds carried
Range(metres) 100 200 400 800 1200 1600 2000 2400
Penetration(mm) 76 75 73 69 65 60 56 52
Flight Time(secs) 0.16 0.32 0.67 1.39 2.16 2.98 3.86 4.81
Hit Probability % 98 98 98 90 60 29 22 18
Penetration is mm through vertical plate - calculated
Probability is % chance of hit on a 2 x 2.4mtr static plate

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