|WWII British 1944 Ford
T-16 Universal Carrier
T-16 as configured for support of 4.2-Inch mortar carrier platoon.
The bins over the gunner side tracks contain carriers for 4.2-inch mortar bombs.
The rail spanning the rear sides was to assist troops in unloading bombs and other equipment as needed.
Rear three quarter view.
A Bren gun was carrier mounted on the side of the armoured wing along with mortar aiming stakes.
A second Bren could be carried beside the radio operator with a PIAT and rifles for the remaining crewmen mounted on top of the engine compartment..
The wireless set is mounted behind the driver and a tripod with AA support mounts was carried over the rear engine compartment vents..
Close up shot of the Number 19 Wireless Set with Power Supply.