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French Tanks


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The French scored with their Renault FT-17 in World War 1 and went on to develop many notable tank designs since - culminating with the modern Leclerc Main Battle Tank.

There are a total of [ 29 ] French Tanks entries in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below by initial year of service descending. Flag images indicative of country of origin and not necessarily the primary operator.




1/29
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1992
Picture of the AMX-56 Leclerc
AMX-56 Leclerc
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
2/29
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1966
Picture of the AMX-30
AMX-30
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
3/29
National flag icon
1953
Picture of the AMX-50
AMX-50
Heavy Tank Project
4/29
National flag icon
1952
Picture of the AMX-13
AMX-13
Light Tank (LT)
5/29
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1951
Picture of the M47 (Patton II)
M47 (Patton II)
Medium Tank Tracked Combat Vehicle
6/29
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1951
Picture of the Panhard EBR (Engin Blinde de Reconnaissance)
Panhard EBR (Engin Blinde de Reconnaissance)
Heavy Armored Car / Reconnaissance Light Tank
7/29
National flag icon
1950
Picture of the M46 Patton (General Patton)
M46 Patton (General Patton)
Medium Tank Tracked Combat Vehicle
8/29
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1949
Picture of the ARL 44
ARL 44
Heavy Tank
9/29
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1944
Picture of the M24 Chaffee (Light Tank, M24)
M24 Chaffee (Light Tank, M24)
Reconnaissance Light Tank
10/29
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1943
Picture of the SdKfz 171 Panzer V / Panther
SdKfz 171 Panzer V / Panther
Medium Tank
11/29
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1942
Picture of the M4 Sherman (Medium Tank, M4)
M4 Sherman (Medium Tank, M4)
Medium Tank
12/29
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1942
Picture of the Cruiser Tank Mk VII Cavalier (A24)
Cruiser Tank Mk VII Cavalier (A24)
Light Tank / Armored Fighting Vehicle
13/29
National flag icon
1941
Picture of the M3 Stuart (Light Tank, M3)
M3 Stuart (Light Tank, M3)
Light Tank (LT)
14/29
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1941
Picture of the Cruiser Tank Mk VI Crusader (A15)
Cruiser Tank Mk VI Crusader (A15)
Cruiser Tank
15/29
National flag icon
1940
Picture of the FCM F1
FCM F1
Super Heavy Tank Project
16/29
National flag icon
1940
Picture of the Renault R40 (Char leger Modele 1935 R Modifie 1939)
Renault R40 (Char leger Modele 1935 R Modifie 1939)
Light / Infantry Support Tank
17/29
National flag icon
1939
Picture of the Hotchkiss H39
Hotchkiss H39
Fast Reconnaissance Light Tank
18/29
National flag icon
1938
Picture of the Renault ACG-1 / AMC-35
Renault ACG-1 / AMC-35
Medium Cavalry Tank
19/29
National flag icon
1938
Picture of the FCM 36 (Char leger Modele 1936 FCM)
FCM 36 (Char leger Modele 1936 FCM)
Medium Tank / Infantry Tank
20/29
National flag icon
1936
Picture of the Renault Char B1
Renault Char B1
Heavy Tank
21/29
National flag icon
1936
Picture of the Renault R35 (Char leger Modele 1935 R)
Renault R35 (Char leger Modele 1935 R)
Light / Infantry Support Tank
22/29
National flag icon
1936
Picture of the Hotchkiss H35
Hotchkiss H35
Light Tank
23/29
National flag icon
1936
Picture of the SOMUA S35
SOMUA S35
Cavalry Tank / Medium Tank Tracked Combat Vehicle
24/29
National flag icon
1933
Picture of the Renault AMR-33 (Renault VM)
Renault AMR-33 (Renault VM)
Light Cavalry Tank
25/29
National flag icon
1931
Picture of the Renault Char D1
Renault Char D1
Armored Fighting Vehicle (AFV)
26/29
National flag icon
1921
Picture of the FCM Char 2C
FCM Char 2C
Heavy Tank / Super-Heavy Tank
27/29
National flag icon
1917
Picture of the Renault FT-17
Renault FT-17
Light Tank
28/29
National flag icon
1916
Picture of the Char d'Assault St. Chamond
Char d'Assault St. Chamond
Assault Gun / Self-Propelled Gun (SPG)
29/29
National flag icon
1916
Picture of the Char d'Assault Schneider (Schneider CA)
Char d'Assault Schneider (Schneider CA)
Tracked Assault Vehicle
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