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Sign: London - A plaque before the Royal Tank Regiment Memorial

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1 Whitehall Pl, Westminster, London SW1A 2HE, UK
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The Cap badge of the Royal Tank Regiment

ROYAL TANK REGIMENT MEMORIAL STATUE
THIS MEMORIAL STATUE DEPICTS THE CREW OF A WORLD WAR 2 COMET TANK WHICH WAS ISSUED TO THE ROYAL TANK REGIMENT IN 1945.
THE COMET HAD A CREW OF FIVE: COMMANDER, GUNNER, LOADER, HULL MACHINE GUNNER, DRIVER.
IT WAS EQUIPPED WITH A 77MM HIGH VELOCITY GUN AND POWERED BY A 600 HORSE POWER ROLLS ROYCE ENGINE.
THE COMMET PROVED TO BE HIGHLY EFFECTIVE AGAINST ENEMY TANKS OF THE DAY.

UNVEILED BY COLONEL IN CHIEF HER MAJESTY QUEEN ELIZABETH II
13 JUNE 2000
FEAR NAUGHT

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Plaque in front of the Royal Tank Regiment Memorial. And dedicated to the Comet Tank team, which was one of the only tanks that managed to handle the German tanks.

Fear Naught - Is the motto of the Royal Tank Regiment

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