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Title General Sheridan Tank
Object Name Tank, Sheridan
Object ID 2002.356.01
Date 1966
Description Tank, reconnaissance airborne assualt vehicle, most commonly known as the General Sheridan, m551. Made of metal and some plastic, weights 18 tons, runs on diesel and has a 4 man crew. Armament is 152mm gun/launcher, .50cal machine gun, 7.62mm machine gun and runs on tracks. Entered service in 1966, maximum speed is 43 mph, fuel in diesel, crew 4 men, armament: 152mm gun/launcher, .50cal machine gun, 7.62mm machine gun.
Search Terms Post-World War II
General Sheridan M551 Tank
Tanks