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WWII Tanks Vehicle Data Sheet

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


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Armour Details


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


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


 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)


Manufacture Dates 1941 - 1945
Quantity Produced 675
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 161 (miles)
Range Cross Country 95 (miles)
Fuel Type Petrol
Fuel Capacity 190
Horse Power 350
Power/Weight 9.09 (HP/tonne)

General Information

The Inf Tank Mk IV (Churchill III)also known as Churchill was a infantry tank , 675 of which were used by the canadians 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 III) was capable of a road speed of 15mph and a cross country speed of 8mph. The 190 gallon fuel capacity gave the Inf Tank Mk IV (Churchill III) a road range of 161 miles and a cross country range of 95 miles.

Based on the churchill chassis, the vehicle was armed with 2 light machine guns, a Ordnance Q.F. 6pdr 7cwt MKII MKIV with a muzzle velocity of 900m/sec which was capable of penetrating 75mm of armour at 800metres
Primary Armament
Ordnance Q.F. 6pdr 7cwt MKII MKIV
 Calibre 57 mm
 Muzzle Velocity 900 m/sec
 Shell Weight 2.84 Kg
 Ammunition67 rounds carried
Range(metres) 100 200 400 800 1200 1600 2000 2400
Penetration(mm) 86 84 81 75 69 63 56 50
Flight Time(secs) 0.11 0.22 0.46 0.98 1.54 2.16 2.84 3.61
Hit Probability % 98 98 98 98 85 60 34 22
Penetration is mm through vertical plate - calculated
Probability is % chance of hit on a 2 x 2.4mtr static plate

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