GM Otter Light Reconnaissance Car in Dutch Service

Kingdom of the Netherlands (1945-1972) Armored Car – 300 Acquired, Circa 120 Operated With the end of the Second World War, large amounts of worn out Allied materiel were amassed into dumps in Europe. Some of these dumps were located in the Netherlands and mainly consisted of former British and Canadian materiel and vehicles. As…

M113½ C/V Lynx

United States of America/Canada/Kingdom of the Netherlands (1963) Reconnaissance Vehicle – 424 Built The 113-and-a-half By 1963, the US army had adopted Cadillac’s M114 to serve as a command and reconnaissance vehicle. However, the vehicle had proven troublesome and it elicited no interest from abroad for any export. Seizing this opportunity, the FMC Corporation (nowadays United Defense…