Staghound Armoured Car - Ottawa, Ontario
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Weathervane
N 45° 25.003 W 075° 43.025
18T E 443894 N 5029494
Quick Description: This Staghound Armoured Car is located in the Lebreton Gallery of the Canadian War Museum, in Ottawa, Ontario.
Location: Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 6/10/2019 9:39:21 AM
Waymark Code: WM10QCF
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
Views: 4

Long Description:
From an information panel on site:

Staghound Armoured Car

Canadian used the heavy, American made Staghound armoured car in Italy and Northern Europe.

Staghounds were often used to scout in front of Canadian lines, and also escorted vehicle convoys and protected headquarters. Staghound crews appreciated that their vehicle had thicker armour and more powerful armament than other cars like the Otter and Fox. After the war, Staghounds remained in use with Canadian reserve forces until the 1950's. This particular vehicle was used by Australia during and after the Second World War.

Staghound: (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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