Iltis with Anti-Tank Missile - Ottawa, Ontario
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane
N 45° 25.003 W 075° 43.025
18T E 443894 N 5029494
Quick Description: This Iltis Light Utility Vehicle, used by Canadians in Afghanistan, is located in the Lebreton Gallery of the Canadian War Museum, in Ottawa, Ontario.
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 6/11/2019 8:10:29 AM
Waymark Code: WM10QJH
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 3

Long Description:
From an information panel on site:

Iltis with Tow Anti-Tank Missile

This Iltis Light Utility Vehicle, used by Canadians in Afghanistan, is equipped to carry a TOW anti-Tank missile launcher.

Soldiers of the 3rd Battalion of Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry used this vehicle to patrol the perimeter of Kandahar airfield, as well as in operations in Zabul, Afghanistan. Shipped back to Canada in July 2002, the vehicle still bears the camouflage paint applied in Afghanistan.

Iltis - Canadian War Museum Website: (visit link)

Museum Guide: (visit link)
Location restrictions:
Museum Hours and Fees: April 29 to September 2, 2019 Monday to Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday to Sunday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Hours subject to change. Statutory holidays falling within this period follow the above hours of operation. September 3, 2019 to March 31, 2020 Monday to Wednesday: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday: 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday to Sunday: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fees: Adults $17 - Seniors $15 and students $13 Free on Thursdays from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Parking on the street in proximity to the museum as well as on the grounds of the museum is available for a fee. A parking garage is also available on site.


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