Military History Books
by Harold A. Skaarup   
Tanks and AFVs (5) Ontario, Kars, Swords and Ploughshares Museum

Tanks and Armoured Fighting Vehicles in Ontario, Kars

Swords and Ploughshares Museum

Data current to 30 July 2019.

The data found on this page has been compiled by the author.  Photos are by the author unless otherwise credited.  Any additions, correctons or amendments to this list of Armoured Fighting Vehicles in Canada would be most welcome. 

If you have information and photographs of armoured fighting vehicles missing from this list that you are willing to share, updates would be most welcome and may be e-mailed to the author at

KarsSwords and Ploughshares Museum, 7500 Reeve Craig North (Rural Route #1), K0A2E0.  Curator: Major Mike T.A. Calnan. 

Ram II tank with 6-pounder gun on maneuvers, Camp Borden, ca 1943.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4232614)

 (Author Photos)

Canadian Ram II tank, Shop No. 521, (Serial No. WD CT39987), used as a bulldozer, turret without gun, tracks off.

 (Author Photos)

LVT1 Water Buffalo, 7500 Reeve Craig North (Rural Route #1), Kars, Ontario. 

 (Author Photos)

British FV432 Trojan APC, 7500 Reeve Craig North (Rural Route #1), Kars, Ontario. 

M7B2 Priest 105-mm SP Gun replica built by students of Gananoque High School in 1994 to honour two of the students grandparents who had landed on D-Day with the 14th Field Regiment, RCA which was equipped with the Priest.

M3 Armoured Halftrack.

M5 Armoured Halftrack.

M20 Armoured Utility Car (based on the M8 Greyhound).

Universal Carrier Mk I.  Built by Ford of Canada in June of 1944, painted with the markings of a gun tractor in the 1st Anti-Tank Regiment, Royal Canadian Artillery, ca. 1943.

Universal Carrier Mk II.

T-16 Carrier.

Canadian Windsor Carrier.

FV401 Cambridge Carrier (chassis from the last of the Universal Carrier series).

Canadian CT15-TA 15-cwt Armoured truck.

 (Author Photo)

British Ferret Scout Car with turret.