Improvised armoured cars in Kenya - I'm looking for deails

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Improvised armoured cars in Kenya - I'm looking for deails

Joined: June 9th, 2008, 8:31 am

February 23rd, 2012, 12:02 am #1

of the (I think) Fortress, Edye and Susie armoured cars built on Ford comercial chasses in Kenya in late 1940 or early 1941. These were supposedly used in East Africa by the South Africans.

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Joined: August 5th, 2005, 9:47 am

February 23rd, 2012, 10:25 pm #2

Hi!

Many, many moons ago (pre internet) I wrote an article on these ACs in "Pansar" (Swedish Armour Historical Societies magazine), I have since gathered more photos from the internet.
Contact me off board pleaase.
You can find some info on:

http://www.network54.com/Forum/330333/t ... ican+Fords

http://www.network54.com/Forum/330333/t ... r+Squadron

http://www.network54.com/Forum/330333/t ... gn+1941%21


Desert-Erik
Sweden

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