Help needed with Scorpion turret

#6
I should try and get a 'Yellow Handbag' to put in it for shows, just to add that extra bit of realism!

And just in case anyone remembers it: 04 FD 03

1973: Date in service. VD (Vehicle Depot), Ludgershall, Wiltshire.

3[SUP]rd[/SUP] January 1974: 14[SUP]th[/SUP] / 20[SUP]th[/SUP] King’s Hussars, based at Harewood Barracks, Herford, Germany.

28[SUP]th[/SUP] April 1976: 1[SUP]st[/SUP] Royal Tank Regiment, based at Harewood Barracks, Herford, Germany.

30[SUP]th[/SUP] July 1977: 1[SUP]st[/SUP] The Queen’s Dragoon Guards, based at Haig Barracks, Hohne, Germany. The Regiment moved to Campbell Barracks, Hohne, in January 1979.

17[SUP]th[/SUP] June 1980: 9[SUP]th[/SUP] / 12[SUP]th[/SUP] Royal Lancers (Prince of Wales’s), based at Campbell Barracks, Hohne, Germany.
17[SUP]th[/SUP] November 1981: Conversion work (location not noted) – Larkspur radio system replaced by Clansman radio system?

5[SUP]th[/SUP] March 1982: ODA (Ordnance Depot Antwerp), Royal Army Ordnance Corps, based at Antwerp, Belgium.

2[SUP]nd[/SUP] October 1982: 16[SUP]th[/SUP] / 5[SUP]th[/SUP] The Queen's Royal Lancers, based at Assaye Barracks, Tidworth, Wiltshire.

2[SUP]nd[/SUP] November 1982: 2nd Armoured Delivery Service

9[SUP]th[/SUP] November 1982: Conversion work (location not noted) – Larkspur radio system replaced by Clansman radio system?

21[SUP]st[/SUP] November 1986: 13[SUP]th[/SUP] / 18[SUP]th[/SUP] Royal Hussars (Queen Mary’s Own), based at Assaye Barracks, Tidworth, Wiltshire. The regiment moved to Northampton Barracks, Wolfenbuttel, Germany in December 1991.

10[SUP]th[/SUP] February 1993: Vehicle Depot, Ludgershall, Wiltshire.
 
#8
There is a CVR(T) appreciation society on FB - I know its FB, however there are some good turret pics both externally and internally plus some odd looking wagons etc, etc.

Worth a look see and a good source of info
 

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