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Hotchkiss H39 • Yad la-Shiryon, Latrun

Type
Hotchkiss H39
Version
Location
Yad la-Shiryon, Latrun
Yad LaShiryon in Latrun
M.P. Shimshon 99762

Israel

Current Condition

Appears Good

Vehicle History

One of 10 purchased from France during the 1948 War of Independance. Served with the 'Slavic' company (Russian speaking Jews) of the 82nd Battalion and took part in operation DANY, the capture of Lod Airport.

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