M4 Shermans dataplates


Original WW2 plates

3049 PCF
3049 PCF

Pacific Car and Foundry - M4A1 75mm Sherman - Serial number 3049 - built in September, 1942
Remanufactured in November 1944 by Chrysler Evansville Ordnance Plant
Photos courtesy of Alain Galland, Balmoral Green association


8xx PSC

Pressed Steel Car - M4 75mm Sherman - Serial number 8xx - built in November, 1942


16733

Chrysler Tank Arsenal - M4A4 75mm Sherman (converted to Firefly) - Serial number 16733 - built in December, 1942
Photo courtesy of Stefan Karlsson, Arsenalen Museum, Strängnäs



SN unk

Pullman Standard Car Mfg. Co. - M4A2 75mm Sherman - Serial number unknown - built in 1942
Currently displayed at the El Alamein military museum, Egypt. Photo courtesy of David Levy


1940

The Baldwin Locomotive Works - M4 75mm Sherman - Serial number 1940 - built in February, 1943


29680

Lima Locomotive Works, Inc. - M4A1 75mm Sherman - Serial number 29680 - built in March, 1943
Photo courtesy of the owner.


unknown

Federal Machine and Welder - M4A2 75mm Sherman - Serial number unknown
The number currently on the plate corresponds with an M4A2 built by Pullman Standard


163954

Montreal Locomotive Works, Ltd - M4A1 75mm Sherman Grizzly - Serial number 163973


40319 ALCO

American Locomotive Company - M4 75mm Sherman Composite (converted to Firefly Hybrid Ic) - Serial number 40319 - built in October, 1943
Photo courtesy of Museum of Military History, Johannesburg


57123

Chrysler Corporation - M4 105mm VVSS Sherman - Serial number 57123 - built in April, 1944


38537

Pressed Steel Car Co. Inc. - M4A1 76mm (wet) Sherman - Serial number 38537 - built in May, 1944


57568
57568

Chrysler Corporation - M4 105mm VVSS Sherman - Serial number 57568 - built in August, 1944
Photo courtesy of Museum of Military History, Johannesburg via Frank Louw


45460

45460

Chrysler Corporation - M4A3 76mm HVSS Sherman - Serial number 45460 - built in August, 1944


Jumbo

Fisher Body - M4A3E2 "Jumbo" Assault tank - Size / Weight plate
Photo courtesy of Chris Hughes



Jumbo

Fisher Body Div.  General Motors Corp. - M4A2 76mm HVSS - Serial number 65029 - built in March, 1945
Photo courtesy of Waymarking website


Tank destroyers, self-propelled artillery on M4 Sherman chassis


Original WW2 plates


M10 TD

Fisher Body Div.  General Motors Corp. - M10 Tank Destroyer - Serial number 629


M36 GMC

Fisher Body Div.  General Motors Corp. - M36 (T71) Tank Destroyer - Serial number 227


M36 GMC

Massey Harris Co., Inc. - M36 Tank Destroyer - Serial number 534


M36 GMC

American Locomotive Co. - M36 Tank Destroyer - Serial number 1147


M7 Priest

American Locomotive Co. - M7 105mm Howitzer Motor Carriage (M7 Priest) - Serial number 2537


M7B1 Priest

Pressed Steel Car Co. - M7B1 105mm Howitzer Motor Carriage (M7B1 Priest) - Serial number unknown


M40 GMC

Pressed Steel Car Co., Inc. - M40 155mm Howitzer Motor Carriage - Serial number unknown


M32B1 TRV

Pressed Steel Car Co., Inc. - M32B1 Tank Recovery Vehicle - Serial number 793


M32B1 TRV

Federal Machine & Welder Co.. - M32B1 Tank Recovery Vehicle - Serial number 1530


Sherman-related armored vehicles


Original WW2 plates

1938 M3 Lee

ALCO - M3 Lee - Serial Number 1938 - built in January, 1942
Sent to Soviet Lend-Lease


4207 M3 Lee

Chrysler Corporation - M3 Lee - Serial Number 4207 (British T-25751) - built in June, 1942
Photo courtesy of Rod Bellars




Baldwin Locomotive Works - M3A5 Grant - Serial Number T-23876 (373th Grant built by Baldwin LW) - built in May, 1942
Photo courtesy of Leife Hulbert




Pullman Standard - M3 Grant - Serial Number T-24676 - built in July, 1942


Ram II

Montreal Locomotive Works Ltd. - Ram II tank - Serial number CT 40683 - 1942


Ram II

Montreal Locomotive Works Ltd. - Ram II tank - Serial number CT 160162 - 1943


Post-war / remanufacture plates


12084

Ford - M4A3 75mm Sherman - Serial number 12084
Photo courtesy of Mike Haines


12560

Ford - M4A3 75mm Sherman - Serial number 12560
Remanufactured on 14th March 1952 by Brown & Root, Inc.
Photo courtesy of Kurt Laughlin


44969

Chrysler - M4A3 76mm wet (HVSS) Sherman - Serial number 44969
Remanufactured on 19th January 1950 - this tank has been built as VVSS
Photo courtesy of Don Moriarty


68148

Pressed Steel Car - M4A1 76mm wet (HVSS) Sherman - Serial number 68148
Overhauled in 1950 at Watertown Arsenal
Photo courtesy of Paul Hannah


73836

Pressed Steel Car - M4A1 76mm wet (HVSS) Sherman - Serial number 73836
Remanufactured for Mutual Assistance Defense Program in the 1950s


48876
48876

Fisher - M4A3E4 76mm VVSS Sherman - Serial number 48876
Remanufactured in August 1953 by Rock Island Arsenal (R.I.A.) - this tank has been built as an M4A3(75) W
Photos courtesy of Hanno Spoelstra


56797
56797

Chrysler - M4A3E4 76mm VVSS Sherman - Serial number 56797
Remanufactured by Bowen McLaughlin York, PA (BMY) - this tank has been built as an M4A3(105)
Photos courtesy of Claus Bonnesen


49855

Fisher - M4A3 75mm wet (VVSS) Sherman - Serial number 49855
Photo courtesy of Don Moriarty - this is probably a remanufacture dataplate



49855

49855

Chrysler - M4A3 76mm wet (HVSS) Sherman - Serial number 45310
Courtesy First Division Museum, Wheaton - this is probably a remanufacture dataplate


50429

Fisher - M4A3E2 75mm "Jumbo" Sherman - Serial number 50489
Remanufactured by Bowen & Mc Laughlin
Photo courtesy of Don Moriarty


300

Fisher Body Div.  General Motors Corp. - M36 Tank Destroyer - Serial number 300
Remanufactured for Mutual Assistance Defense Program in the 1950s
Photo courtesy of the owner, via Joe DeMarco


486

486

M36 Tank Destroyer - Serial number unknown
Remanufactured by Commerce International Co., Inc., part of 581 M36s rebuilt from Jan 1951 through Sept 1952.
Top photo courtesy of Giuseppe Franzoni


4463

M7B2 Priest SPG - Serial number 4463
Remanufactured by Pressed Steel Car Co. Inc.
Photo courtesy of Michael Lembo


273

M32B3 Tank Recovery Vehicle (HVSS) - Serial number 273
Remanufactured by Rock Island Arsenal
Photo courtesy of Kurt Laughlin


466

M74 Tank Recovery Vehicle - Serial number 466
Manufactured in March 1954 by Bowen & Mc Laughlin-York, Inc.
Photo courtesy of Michael Lembo


Reproductions

62966

Fisher - M4A3 76mm wet (HVSS) - Serial number 62966
Photo courtesy of Fred Kager


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