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WWII Tanks Vehicle Data Sheet

Inf Tank Mk IV (Churchill II)
(also known as Churchill)

Britain

Inf Tank Mk IV (Churchill II)

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Armour Details

Turret

 Front 88mm@0(88.0mm)
 Side  76mm@0(76.0mm)
 Rear  89mm@0(89.0mm)
 Top  16mm@90(16.0mm)

Superstructure

 Front 88mm@20(94.0mm)
 Side  76mm@0(76.0mm)
 Rear  50mm@0(50.0mm)
 Top  16mm@90(16.0mm)

Hull

 Front 38mm@70(111.0mm)
 Side  76mm@0(76.0mm)
 Rear  50mm@0(50.0mm)
 Top  16mm@90(16.0mm)
Gun Mantlet n/a

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

Effective Armour - Maximum 111 (mm) - Minimum 16 (mm)

Specifications

Manufacture Dates 1941 - 1945
Quantity Produced 1127
Weight  38.5 (tonnes)
Crew 5
M.G's small 2
M.G's Large -
Length 7.51 (mtr)
Width 3.28 (mtr)
Height 2.49 (mtr)

Engine Details/Performance

Road Speed 15.5 (mph)
Cross Country Speed 8 (mph)
Range Road 127 (miles)
Range Cross Country 75 (miles)
Fuel Type Petrol
Fuel Capacity 150
Horse Power 350
Power/Weight 9.09 (HP/tonne)

General Information


The Inf Tank Mk IV (Churchill II)also known as Churchill was a infantry tank , 1127 of which were used by the british between 1941 and 1945.

The vehicle was manned by a crew of 5 and was 3.28 metres wide, 7.51 metres long, 2.49 metres high and weighed 38.5 tonnes.

Powered by a 350hp petrol engine the Inf Tank Mk IV (Churchill II) was capable of a road speed of 15mph and a cross country speed of 8mph. The 150 gallon fuel capacity gave the Inf Tank Mk IV (Churchill II) a road range of 127 miles and a cross country range of 75 miles.

Based on the churchill chassis, the vehicle was armed with 2 light machine guns, a Ordnance Q.F. 2pdr with a muzzle velocity of 792m/sec which was capable of penetrating 47mm of armour at 800metres
Primary Armament
 
Ordnance Q.F. 2pdr
 Calibre 40 mm
 Muzzle Velocity 792 m/sec
 Shell Weight 1.08 Kg
 Ammunition150 rounds carried
Range(metres) 100 200 400 800 1200 1600 2000 2400
Penetration(mm) 58 56 53 47 41 35 29 23
Flight Time(secs) 0.12 0.26 0.54 1.17 1.89 2.73 3.74 5.01
Hit Probability % 98 98 98 96 74 39 22 16
Penetration is mm through vertical plate - calculated
Probability is % chance of hit on a 2 x 2.4mtr static plate

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