FV4018 Centurion Beach Armoured Recovery Vehicle (BARV)

Centurion BARV at Tankfest 2004

This vehicle superseded the venerable Sherman BARV of second world war vintage. The prototype (06ZR24) was delivered in 1957, the first production model in 1960 and a subsequent order of 12 in 1963. the vehicle weighs approximately 40 ton and can achieve speeds on dry land in excess of 30 mph.

Centurion BARV at Tankfest 2004
Centurion BARV at Tankfest 2004



WW1 
      
 
 
 
 - 1925
(pre-GS 'A' number designations)

1925 - 1945 non-a numbered (named only) vehicles

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 A-Number List 1925-1945 

Post 1945 FV Numbers

Post WW2 vehicle with no FV number

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