Comparing: Cruiser Mk. III vs. Pz.Kpfw. 38H 735 (f) vs. T-26
The vehicle was developed on the basis of the M1931 Christie tanks, purchased by the British Army in 1936. The vehicle was intended to be a fast, lightly-armored breakthrough tank. The modified design was deemed successful and became the basis for other cruiser tanks. A total of 65 vehicles were built. They saw combat in France and North Africa in 1940–1941.
In May 1940 the French Army had more than 800 vehicles of this type, most of which were captured by the German forces. They were widely used by the Wehrmacht to supplement existing armor.
Produced in greater numbers than any other tank of the Red Army during the pre-war period, with 11,218 vehicles in four main modifications built from 1931 through 1941.
|Tank data page||Tank data page||Tank data page||Tank data page|
|Battle Tiers||2 3||2 3||2 3|
|Speed Limit||48 km/h||37 km/h||36 km/h|
|Speed Limit Back||20 km/h||16 km/h||15 km/h|
|Horse power / weight|
|Max Climb Angle|
|Hard terrain resistance|
|Medium terrain resistance|
|Soft terrain resistance|
|Damage (Explosion radius)|
|Damage / min|
|Rate of Fire|
|Stationary||%||17.00 %||16.00 %|
|In motion||%||15.00 %||14.00 %|
|When Firing||%||4.33 %||4.14 %|
|Accuracy||38.0116 %||61.485 %||36.4597 %|
|Neto Credits Income||280.196||-3346.41||3086.24|
|Winrate||42.4426 %||55.6019 %||42.8002 %|
|Kills per Battle||0.33319||1.2528||0.191856|
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