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Swiss Army tanksEdit

Image Tank Origin Type Version(s) Number Entered
service
WFU Notes
Leichter Panzer RENAULT FT 17Renault FT17Flag of France.svg FranceLight TankII519211944
Vickers Carden LoydFlag of the United Kingdom.svg United KingdomTankI, 33, 34, 35819311948
Landsverk 60Flag of Sweden.svg SwedenTank11936?Test
Panzerwagen 39 'PRAGA'Panzer39Flag of the Czech Republic.svg CzechoslovakiaTankLTL-H2419391950
Renault PanzerjägerRenault R35Flag of France.svg FranceLight Tank121940?Test
Nahkamofkanone I pic04Nahkampfkanone 1Flag of Switzerland.svg  SwitzerlandTankhunter119441947Test
Nahkampfkanone II 'Gustav' Military of SwitzerlandNahkampfkanone 2 GustavFlag of Switzerland.svg  SwitzerlandTankhunter119461947Test
Cruiser tankFlag of the United Kingdom.svg United KingdomTankRAM Mk.II219471968Test
Panzerjäger G 13Panzerjäger G 13Flag of German Reich (1935–1945).svg Nazi GermanyTankhunterG1315819471973
AMX 13 pic05AMX-13Flag of France.svg FranceLight Tank20019541980
M47 Patton( Jeff Kubina)M47 PattonUnited StatesMedium TankM Pz M47219521954 Test
Centurion cfb borden 1Centurion MK 12 1Panzer 55 CenturionFlag of the United Kingdom.svg United KingdomTankPZ55 Mk310019551991
TankPz55 Mk510019551991 From South Africa
TankPz57 Mk7100 19571991
TankPz67 Mk121219751991From Canada
Centurion ARV II TankEntpannungspanzer56Flag of the United Kingdom.svg United KingdomRecoverytankEntp Pz 56301956199119 sold 1991 to Sweden.
Centurion-Bridgelayer-Dutch-latrun-2Brückenpanzer 55 CenturionFlag of the United Kingdom.svg United KingdomBridgelayerBrü Pz219631966 Test
Panzer 58Panzer 58Flag of Switzerland.svg  SwitzerlandMedium tankMPz 581219581964
Pz 61 Seite - Schweizer Armee - Steel Parade 2006Panzer 61Flag of Switzerland.svg  SwitzerlandMedium tankPz6115019641994
Kampfpanzer 68-88Panzer 68 Flag of Switzerland.svg  SwitzerlandTankPz68 1Serie17019711999all upgradet to AA3.
TankPz68AA25019742003
TankPz68/7517019782003
TankPz68 AA522019881999
TankPz68/8819519932003
Entpannungspanzer65Entpannungspanzer 65Flag of Switzerland.svg  Switzerlandrecovery Entp Pz656919702008
Brü Pz 68-88 - Schweizer Armee - Steel Parade 2006Brückenpanzer 68Flag of Switzerland.svg  SwitzerlandBridgelayerBrü Pz683019742005
Panzerkanone 68 seitePanzerkanone 68Flag of Switzerland.svg  SwitzerlandSelf prop howitzePz Kan 68419721975Test
Fliegerabwehrpanzer 68 SPAAG pic03-1Fliegerabwehrpanzer 68Flag of Switzerland.svg  SwitzerlandAAAB22L219791980Test
Zielpanzer68Zielfahrzeug 68Flag of Switzerland.svg  Switzerlandtraining Target1019742007
MOWAG Shark frontMowag SharkFlag of Switzerland.svg  Switzerlandmisc319811981Test:APC, Tank, AAA, Anti Tank
MOWAG PIRANHA 10x10 frontMowag PiranhaIIIC 10x10 Flag of Switzerland.svg  SwitzerlandmiscIIC 10x10119941994Test
Leo2A6M liLeopard 2 Panzer87, Pz87 WEFlag of Germany.png GermanyTankA43801987Reduced to 224, 134 Upgrade to Pz87WE.
Leopard 2 Driving trainerFlag of Germany.png Germanytrainer319882002
Entpannungspanzer at LSMDLeopard BüffelFlag of Germany.png GermanyrecoveryBPz3252004
Leopard KodiakFlag of Germany.png GermanyFlag of Switzerland.svg  SwitzerlandPionierSKodiak122010

Swiss Army light armored vehiclesEdit

Image vehicle Origin Notes
Universal carrier (mortar carrier) 9-08-2008 14-53-48 (2)Universal CarrierFlag of the United Kingdom.svg United KingdomWas in use
MOWAG ScorpionFlag of Switzerland.svg  SwitzerlandTested
Mowag 3M1 Pirat 18Mowag PiratFlag of Switzerland.svg  SwitzerlandTest,lost against M113
Schützenpanzer Saurer TartarugaSaurer TartarugaFlag of Switzerland.svg  SwitzerlandTest,lost against M113
M113 Kawest seitlichM113United StatesIn use
M548M548United States In use
MOWAG Panzerattrappe pic1Mowag armored dummyFlag of Switzerland.svg  SwitzerlandWas in use
MOWAG Puma SeiteMowag PumaFlag of Switzerland.svg  SwitzerlandTested
MOWAG Shark frontMowag SharkFlag of Switzerland.svg  SwitzerlandTested
Landquart - Bus Stop Station (8185987058)Mowag Piranha 8x8Flag of Switzerland.svg  SwitzerlandIn use
Pzj Tow PIRANHA - Schweizer Armee - Steel Parade 2006Mowag Piranha 6x6Flag of Switzerland.svg  SwitzerlandIn use
MOWAG PIRANHA 10x10 backtopMowag Piranha 10x10Flag of Switzerland.svg  SwitzerlandTested
Mowag EeagleMowag EagleFlag of Switzerland.svg  SwitzerlandIn use
ILA 2010 - Mowag Duro IIPDURO IIIFlag of Switzerland.svg  SwitzerlandIn use
GMTF 11Pl-2t 6x6 GL DURO IIIP (11089643403)DURO GMTFFlag of Switzerland.svg  SwitzerlandIn use
Trojan schrägMowag TrojanFlag of Switzerland.svg  SwitzerlandAfter delay of order cancelled
Spz 2000 - Schweizer Armee - Steel Parade 2006CV9030CHFlag of Sweden.svg SwedenIn use

ReferencesEdit

  • Betriebsanleitung Entpannungspanzer 65 (1972) K + W (Hrsg.): Entpannungspanzer 65 Betriebsanleitung. Nur für den dienstlichen Gebrauch. Auflage von 1972. K + W (Eidgenössische Konstruktionswerkstätten) - Thun(Entpannungspanzer 65 Operating Instructions. Only for official use. Edition of 1972. K + W (Swiss design workshops) - Thun)
  • Book Urs Heller: Die Panzer der schweizer Armee von 1920 bis 2008 [1]
  • Military Museum Full AG Switzerland

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