M22 Locust

usa lightTank III M22 Locust

Characteristics

Protection

7%
7%

Firepower

17%
17%

Shot Effectiveness

39%
39%

Maneuverability

71%
71%

Vehicle Details

Weight (t) 6.84
Hit Points 490
Engine Power (hp) 170
Speed Limit (km/h) 64
Standard Shell Penetration (mm) 48 - 64
Standard Shell Damage 38 - 63
Rate of Fire (rounds/min) 17.1

Historical Reference

Requirements to a light airmobile tank were created in the winter of 1941. The vehicle was developed by the Marmon-Herrington company. A total of 830 vehicles were produced from April 1943 through February 1944, 260 of which were supplied to the U.K. under Lend-Lease.

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