VEHICLE EQUIPMENT

   
Item No. Description No.Carried Fig.
1 Fire extinguisher, C02 - 7 lb. bottle 2 K,L
2 Fire extinguisher, Pyrene tetra chloride type - 1 quart 2 J,O
2a Fire extinguisher - methyl bromide 2 P
3 Water tanks - drinking. 2 J,L
4 Greatcoats & camouflage net bin   P
4 Camouflage net, 35 ft. by 15 ft. 1 P
4 3-piece waterproof cover for vehicle 2 P
4 Tent poles, 18 ins 3 P
4 Tent pegs 4 P
4 Hemp rope, 20 ft 1 P
4 Strips and disc, ground/air communication, per 10 vehicles 1 set P
4 Matchet (15 in.) in case (see also 24) 1 P
4 Greatcoats 5 P
5 Flag bag, with 3 signalling flags (1 set) 1 P
6 Turret headsets (microphone and receiver headgear No. 1, in bag; includes one carried as spare in signal satchel with sling) 4 N
7 Hull headsets (microphone and receiver headgear No. 2, in bag; includes one carried as spare in Signal satchel with sling) 3 I,J
8 Inspection lamp 1 I
9 First aid outfit for tanks and armoured cars (packed) 1 box J
10 Portable cooker, No. 2 complete 1 L
11 Miscellaneous bin :   J
11 Muzzle cover - Bren M.G. 1 J
11 Cover - Thopmson sub. M.G. 2 J
11 Pack - spares and tools - Beas 1 J
11 Gloves - wiring 2 pairs J
11 Tins - biscuit, 10 oz. ration 15 tins J
11 Rations, No. 3. 5 men - 1 day (packed) 3 boxes J
11 Water bottles 5 J
11 Muzzle cover - Besa med. M.G. 2 J
11 Muzzle Cover - 6-pdr 1 J
11 Cleaning brush, 11in. 1 J
11 Anti-gas ointment, tins of 8 tubes 2 J
11 Haversacks, W.D. 37 Patt. 4 J
12 Haversacks, W.D. 37 Patt. 1 I
13 Spare maps in case 1 M
14 Bleach powder, 2 lbs. 2 tins N
15 Anti-gas ointment, tin of 8 tubes (see also No. 11) 1 M
16 Anti-dim compound No. 2 (and flannelette) 1 jar N
17 Shovel, G.S. 2 P
18 Pickaxe with helve . 1 P
19 Crowbar, 5ft. 1 P
20 Sledge hammer (10 lbs.) with handle 1 P
22 Recognition signals - tank/air 1 N
23 Ground sheets, MkVIII 5 I
24 Matchet (15 in.) in case 1 J
25 Canvas bucket, Mk. V 1 I
26 Map case, G.S. No. 1, Mk. I 1 M
27 Wire cutters, folding, Mk. I (in frog) 1 I
28 Hellesen hand lamp 2 L,N
29 Wallet for commander 1 M
30 Binoculars, prismatic 1 N
31 Waterproof suits 2 L
32 suit - anti-gas 1 L
33 Breach cover - 6-pdr. 1 L
34 Brush, bass hand, Mk.I 1 L
35 Anti-gas cape and gloves 5 I,L
36 Instruction book and tool lists 1 I
37 Log book (Army Book AB.413). 1 I
38 Hawser for towing - 15 ft. 2 P
39 Packing blocks for jack (wood) 2 P
40 Auxiliary battery charging set 1 J
41 Oil can 1/2 pint, with angle spout 1 I
42 Oil can 1 gallon, Mk.II/L 1 K
43 Water cans, 2-gallon 4 P
45 Cocking lanyard, No.4, Mk.I 1 M
       
 

EQUIPMENT SPARES

   
46 Prisms, object, Vickers’ tank periscope 12 J,M,N
47 Cleaning brush, prism 3 J,M,N
48 Vision door triplex unit 2 I
49 Spare valves case :- Wireless valves, 9- see Parts Tables for details 15 N
50 W.T. spare parts case, No. 5 c 1 N
50 Bulbs, P., 12 v., 2.4 w 4 N
50 W.T. key and plug, No. 9 1 N
50 Rotary transformer brushes (H.T.) No.4 4 N
50 Rotary transformer brushes (L.T.) No.18 2 N
50 Fuses (radio) 250 ma 12 N
50 Holders, No. 1 caps 2 N
50 Adjuster screws 6 N
51 Main wireless aerial. 1 J
52 Troop set wireless aerial 2 N
       
 

VEHICLE TOOLS

   
53 Vehicle tools (see Schedule of Tools for details) 1 set I
54 Hammer, engineer's, 2 lb. (Part of No. 53) 1 I
55 Hose-bleeding Lockheed system 1 I
56 Container-bleeding Lockheed fluid 1 I
57 Lifting jack-hydraulic 10 ton 1 L
58 Jack handle 1 P
59 Tecalemit compressor, Junior No. 2, with ball swivel nozzle, type B.S.42 1 J
       
 

VEHICLE SPARES

   
62 Spare bulb container 1 I
62 Spare side lamp bulb 4 I
62 Spare head lamp bulb 1 I
62 Spare U.V. lamp bulb 1 I
63 Idler adjusting packing (less those in use) 70 J
64 Track link (with 1 in. dia. pin) 2 P
64 Track link pin (includes 4 in bag, see 65) 6 P
64 Track link pin retainer. With vehicle tools (see No. 53) 6 P
64 Track link pin retainer lock. With vehicle tools (see No. 53.) 12 P
  or    
64 Track link (with l.25 in. dia. pin) 2 P
64 Track link pin (Service) (indudes 4 in bag, see 65) 6 P
65 Bag, spare track pins, No. 1, containing 4 spare pins 1 P
       
 

ARMAMENT

   
66 M.G. Bren - .303 Mk. I. 1 O
68 Thompson sub-machine gun 2 J,O
69 Signal pistol No. 1 Mk. III or Mk. IV 1 N
       
 

ARMAMENT TOOLS

   
70 Piasaba bin :   O
70 Bristle cleaner 6-pdr 1 O
70 Brush, cylinder rod 2 O
70 Cleaning rod - Bren cylinder 1 O
70 Protector, object glass; in case. Spares for telecope 6 O
70 Wire cuters, folding, Mk. I (in frog) 1 O
71 Pouch, basic - Thompson tools and spare. 1 L
72 Wallet - Bren .303 M.G. Nk. I spares 1 L
73 Gun tool bin:-   K
73 Tools and spares, etc., 6-pdr. (see parts tables for details) 1 K
73 Cleaning rod - Bren cylinder 1 K
74 Cotton waste 1 bundle N
75 Oil can - recoil replenishment 1 M
76 Besa spares bin:-   J,M
76 Clearing plugs - Besa med. M.G. Mk. I 4 J,M
76 Oil can, M.G., Mk. II 1 J,M
77 Cleaning rod - .303 M.G., Mk. IIb or Mk. IV 1 O
77a Cleaning rod - .303 M.G., Mk. IIb or Mk. I 1 M
78 Cleaning rod - 2 in. bomb thrower 1 M
79 Grease, M.G. Mk. I 1 can M
80 Case and striker - 6-pdr. 1 N
81 Sighting telescope No. 33 in case No. 10 (optional) 1 O
81 Sighting telescope No. 30 in case No. 10 (optional) 1 O
81 Sighting telescope No. 39 in case No. 10 (optional) 1 O
       
 

AMMUNITION

   
82 Cartridge, 6- pdr., Q.F.,anti-tank 85 K,L,O
83 S.A.H. 29, Mk. I/L expendable (optional) 31 boxes J,K,L
83 Belt, Besa med. M.G., Mk. I or II 31 boxes M,N
84 Thompson sub-machine gun (one box in position on forward gun). 20 rounds per box 42 boxes J,M
85 Bren .303 M.G. No.2, Mk. I 6 drums L,N
86 70 Bomb, M.L. smoke, 2 in. mortar 30 M
87 Hand grenade - Mills 6 N
88 Cartridge for signal pistol (8 also carried in transport) 12 N
       
  The following items are stowed loose at crew’s discretion :-    
  Cover - bomb thrower 1  
  Funnel, collapsible - fuel 1  
  Filter, collapsible fuel funnel 1  
  Ground sheets, Mk. VIII 5  
  Blankets 5  
  Cushion seat-spare 1  
  Stretcher, ambulance, Mk. II; and slings 2