M4 Sherman - Québec, Québec
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane
N 46° 48.391 W 071° 12.443
19T E 331580 N 5186029
Quick Description: Ce Char M4 Sherman est situé à l'intérieur des murs de la Citadelle de Québec, à Québec. This M4 Sherman Tank is located inside the walls of the Quebec Citadel, in Quebec City.
Location: Québec, Canada
Date Posted: 9/12/2019 12:31:09 PM
Waymark Code: WM119M2
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
Views: 3

Long Description:
Sherman M4 - Traduit du texte anglais ci-dessous:

Sherman M4A2 et M4A4 - Construit aux États-Unis, émis à très grande échelle (appelés Sherman III et Sherman V dans le service canadien) Le M4A4 est devenu le char moyen standard de l'armée canadienne pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale, remplaçant le char Ram En Europe, après la guerre, les Shermans M4A2 à moteur diesel ont été conservés au Canada (certains sont restés dans la Réserve et ont été utilisés pour l’entraînement pendant l’après-guerre, aux côtés du M4A2E8 Shermans, jusqu’en 1970).

Une plaque située sur le devant de ce char M4 Sherman se lit comme suit:

Presenté

Au Royal 22ième Régiment
Par
Le 12ième Regiment Blindé du Canada
Pour commémorer
La mémoire des membres
du Corps Royal Blindé Canadien
et
Du Royal 22ième Régiment
Qui sont tombés au champs d’Honneur
Pendant la Deuxième Grande Guerre
et la Guerre de Corée.

Adsum - Je Me Souviens

Heures d'ouverture et frais d'entrée de la Citadelle: (visit link)

M4 Sherman

Sherman M4A2 & M4A4 tank- U.S.-built, issued on a very large scale (known as Sherman III and Sherman V in Canadian service) The M4A4 became the standard medium tank in the Canadian Army during WWII, replacing the Ram tank, but these remained in Europe after the war ended while the diesel powered M4A2 Shermans were retained in Canada (some remained in Army Reserve service and were used for training during the post war years, alongside M4A2E8 Shermans, until 1970).

Reference: (visit link)

A plaque mounted on the front of this M4 Sherman tank reads as follows:

Presented

To the Royal 22ième Régiment
By
The 12th Armored Regiment of Canada
To commemorate
The memory of Members
of the Royal Canadian Armored Corps
and
Royal 22nd Regiment
Who fell in the Field of Honor
During the Second Great War
and the Korean War.

Adsum - Je Me Souviens

Hours and entry Fees to the Citadel: (visit link)
Location restrictions:
Les visiteurs doivent se tenir a proximité du guide en tous temps durant la visite de la Citadelle. Celle-ci est une base militaire active. The visitors must be in close proximity to the guide at all times during the tour. This is an active military base.


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