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I can tell you that we got covered in mud trudging over to it to get that picture!!!

Seeing the T34-85 in action was worth it though! There's loads of the old PT series still in front line service around the world isn't there? They're all amphibious arn't they?

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I believe that the aluminium hull is only sufficient to withstand small arms fire?

The PT-76 can travel up to 40 miles through water by using it's bilge pumps and water jets. The chassis is also used in the BTR-50 APC. I believe it was still in Russian service until just a few years ago.....

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