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Argus M113-FSV
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No: 6987   Contributor: Bukvoed   Year: 2011   Manufacturer: FMC Corp.   Country: Australia
Argus M113-FSV

M113 Fire Support Vehicle in Royal Australian Armoured Corps Tank Museum, Puckapunyal, Australia.
Picture added on 17 August 2011 at 10:52
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Looks like a 76mm Alvis Saladin turret to me.
I know that in the mid 1970's the Australian MOD bought a number of Alvis Scorpion turrets also for fitment to M113's.

Added by Stephen Prosser on 13 September 2013.
Yes. The Aussies used the turrets from demobbed Saladins for these vehicles. Never heard of the Scorpion turrets being used, but I suppose it makes sense, as Saladin spares tend to be as rare as rocking-horse dung.

Added by Roger Greenaway on 14 September 2013.
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