Welcome to another "Matt's Shed" page. Matthew R. is REMLR member 153, lives in Western Australia, and he owns a genuine ex-SASR LRPV.
Gunbuggy ARN 112-730
|Make||Land-Rover (Rover Australia P/L)||Model||SWB 88" Series 2A|
|Manuf. date||June 1963||Production||CKD RHD export|
|Army Census||6005||Engine||Petrol 2286cc|
|Nomenclature||TRUCK, UTILITY, ¼ TON G.S.
LAND-ROVER SERIES 2A 88 INCH WB
Side pic shows unit marking '61C'.
Front view and exhibit placard.
Rear pic shows a '57' RAINF tac and mounts.
nb: Aussie made Wiles cooker(?) in bkgd.
Nomenclature plate has survived 40 years too.
Matt recorded the text of the exhibit placard and here is a facsimile:
If anyone wants to go and have a look at it, it is in the:
Army Museum of Western Australia,
A list of known Gunbuggy
More details on Australian Military Land-Rovers fleet numbers and paint schemes.