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From bestselling writer Patrick ok. O'Donnell, the untold tale of global battle II's first unit of distinct operations strive against swimmers—precursors of today's US military SEALs
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Indd 46 tanks as before. Aberdeen Proving Ground tested two pilot T51s in early 1953 and made several modifications on site. Accordingly, the vehicle was released for production with the stated modifications on September 1, 1953, and was classified type standard on October 8. Chrysler Motors built a total of 187 M51s during 1954–55 at Detroit Tank Arsenal. The Marine Corps took initial delivery of 104 recovery vehicles in July 1956. Deficiencies discovered after production were handled by means of modification kits, and the last vehicle was brought to standard in July 1958.
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The eventual retirement of the vehicle in 1972, 20 years after manufacture and after 14 years of operational USMC service, demonstrated the soundness of its engineering and fulfillment of its designed role. It may have been the unwanted “ugly duckling” of the Army, which refrained from naming the M103 alone of all its postwar tanks. For the Marine Corps, it served the purpose that it defined for a heavy tank in 1949 until the automotive and weapons technology of the United States could produce viable alternatives.