M3 Lee

usa mediumTank IV M3 Lee

Characteristics

Protection

16%
16%

Firepower

19%
19%

Shot Effectiveness

28%
28%

Maneuverability

43%
43%

Vehicle Details

Weight (t) 27.87
Hit Points 500
Engine Power (hp) 400
Speed Limit (km/h) 38
Standard Shell Penetration (mm) 68 - 113
Standard Shell Damage 120 - 200
Rate of Fire (rounds/min) 6.0

Historical Reference

A WWII-era U.S. medium tank. The vehicle was named after the Confederate General of the U.S. Civil War, R. Lee. Also, widely recognized under its U.K. designation, M3 Grant, named after the General of the federal troops U. Grant. M3 was created in 1940 on the basis of the M2 tank, and saw mass production from June 1941 through December 1942. A total of 6,258 M3 tanks of various modifications were produced.

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