CCKW 353 M45 Quadmount

4 x.505 cal Browning MGs
This model comes in 9 parts; Body, Bed, Quadmount MG & 6 Wheels.

The M45 Quadmount was developed by the W. L. Maxon Company in America for the American Army. It consisted of 4 .505 calibre Browning machine guns mounted on a trailer.

In this configuration the whole trailer was lifted onto a truck and secured to the bed.

Quadmounts were used in the Euopean and Pacific theatres. As the amount of enemy aircraft diminished towards the end of the war, they were often use din anti-personnel roles. It was operated by a crew of three; a gunner and two loaders.

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