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Museé Des Blindés, Saumur, France

(Location: Inside Museum Building)

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Sample Photo from Tank with UniqueID 875

Unique ID: 875
Added to Database: July 2009
Last Edited: July 2009
Type (ID): Hotchkiss H-39 (6230)
Model (ID): Hotchkiss H-39 (6230)
Location Category (ID): Museé Des Blindés (6200)
Location (ID): Inside Museum Building (6204)
Serial Number:
Registration: “40743” painted on nose.
Name: “D’ARTAGNAN” painted on front left corner of superstructure.
Other Identification: “43” painted on turret sides.
Collection Reference:
Associated Tanks:

Location History:
(see map)

1: Museé Des Blindés, Saumur, Anjou, Maine-et-Loire, France (Current location)

Text in original Preserved French Tanks publication:

[No entry]

Text in Preserved French Tanks Update:

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Text in original Preserved Tanks In France publication:

This H-39 is fitted with a German cupola. It is in running order and has taken part in Carrousel displays.

Images - Photographs and NavPix (click to expand or browse)

September 2001

Front view
1: Front view

Taken: 15 September 2001
Contributor: M. Foti
Photo ID: 2041
Added: 8 September 2009
Filename: Scan_H39...
Views: 146
Select/Has Priority: 17/0


2: Close-up

Taken: 15 September 2001
Contributor: M. Foti
Photo ID: 2042
Added: 8 September 2009
Filename: Scan_H39...
Views: 110
Select/Has Priority: 17/0


November 1992

Front right view
3: Front right view

Taken: 17 November 1992
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 1994
Added: 31 August 2009
Filename: Scan_H39...
Views: 118
Select/Has Priority: 17/0