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Light Tanks


Armored Warfare | Battlefield

Though minimally protected, Light Tanks proved essential to success in World War 2 and have gone on to retain some of their tactical value today.

There are a total of [ 121 ] Light 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.




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2007
Picture of the 2S25 (Sprut-SD)
2S25 (Sprut-SD)
Self-Propelled Tank Destroyer / Light Tank / Infantry Fighting Vehicle
2/121
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1940
Picture of the 38M Toldi
38M Toldi
Light Tank
3/121
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1937
Picture of the 4TP (PZlnz 140)
4TP (PZlnz 140)
Light Tank
4/121
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1936
Picture of the 7TP
7TP
Light Tank
5/121
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1980
Picture of the AAI Rapid Deployment Force / Light Tank (RDF / LT)
AAI Rapid Deployment Force / Light Tank (RDF / LT)
Light Tank Prototype / Pilot Vehicle
6/121
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1936
Picture of the AH-IV
AH-IV
Tankette
7/121
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1973
Picture of the Alvis FV101 Scorpion
Alvis FV101 Scorpion
Light Armored Reconnaissance Vehicle
8/121
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1971
Picture of the Alvis FV107 Scimitar
Alvis FV107 Scimitar
Armed Reconnaissance Vehicle
9/121
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1995
Picture of the Alvis Sabre
Alvis Sabre
Reconnaissance Light Tank
10/121
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1952
Picture of the AMX-13
AMX-13
Light Tank (LT)
11/121
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1942
Picture of the Antonov An-40 (Glider Tank)
Antonov An-40 (Glider Tank)
Prototype, Air-Droppable Glider Tank
12/121
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1943
Picture of the Aufklarungspanzerwagen 38 (2cm) (SdKfz 140/1)
Aufklarungspanzerwagen 38 (2cm) (SdKfz 140/1)
Armored Fast Reconnaissance Tank / Light Tank Destroyer
13/121
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1973
Picture of the Bernardini X1A (Stuart)
Bernardini X1A (Stuart)
Light Tank (LT)
14/121
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1969
Picture of the BMD-1 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)
BMD-1 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)
Airborne Amphibious Light Tank / Infantry Fighting Vehicle
15/121
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1985
Picture of the BMD-2 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)
BMD-2 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)
Airborne Amphibious Light Tank / Infantry Fighting Vehicle
16/121
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1990
Picture of the BMD-3 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)
BMD-3 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)
Airborne Amphibious Light Tank / Infantry Fighting Vehicle
17/121
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2005
Picture of the BMD-4 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)
BMD-4 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)
Airborne Amphibious Light Tank / Light Infantry Fighting Vehicle (LIFV)
18/121
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1966
Picture of the BMP-1 (Boyevaya Mashina Pekhoty)
BMP-1 (Boyevaya Mashina Pekhoty)
Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) / Light Tank
19/121
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1982
Picture of the BMP-2 (Boyevaya Mashina Pekhoty)
BMP-2 (Boyevaya Mashina Pekhoty)
Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV)
20/121
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1987
Picture of the BMP-3 (Boyevaya Mashina Pekhoty)
BMP-3 (Boyevaya Mashina Pekhoty)
Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) / Light Tank
21/121
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1983
Picture of the BNCFM SIBMAS
BNCFM SIBMAS
6x6 Wheeled Armored Fighting Vehicle (AFV)
22/121
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1942
Picture of the Bob Semple Tank
Bob Semple Tank
Tractor-Tank Prototype
23/121
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1932
Picture of the BT-2 (Bystrochodnij Tankov)
BT-2 (Bystrochodnij Tankov)
Fast Light Tank
24/121
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1933
Picture of the BT-5 (Bystrochodnij Tankov)
BT-5 (Bystrochodnij Tankov)
Light Fast Tank
25/121
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1934
Picture of the BT-7 (Bystrochodnij Tankov)
BT-7 (Bystrochodnij Tankov)
Light Fast Tank
26/121
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1938
Picture of the BT-SV (Stalin-Woroshilov)
BT-SV (Stalin-Woroshilov)
Fast Battle Tank Prototype
27/121
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1988
Picture of the Cadillac Gage Stingray
Cadillac Gage Stingray
Light Tank
28/121
National flag icon
1935
Picture of the Carro Armato L3 (Series)
Carro Armato L3 (Series)
Tankette / Light Tank
29/121
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1940
Picture of the Carro Armato L3-35Lf (Lanciafiamme)
Carro Armato L3-35Lf (Lanciafiamme)
Mobile Flamethrower Tankette
30/121
National flag icon
1940
Picture of the Carro Armato L6/40
Carro Armato L6/40
Light Tank Tracked Combat Vehicle
31/121
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1916
Picture of the Char d'Assault Schneider (Schneider CA)
Char d'Assault Schneider (Schneider CA)
Tracked Assault Vehicle
32/121
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2022
Picture of the CIO Centauro II
CIO Centauro II
8x8 Wheeled Tank Destroyer
33/121
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1993
Picture of the Combat Vehicle 90 / Stridsfordon 90 (CV90 / Strf 90
Combat Vehicle 90 / Stridsfordon 90 (CV90 / Strf 90
Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) / Light Tank
34/121
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1938
Picture of the Cruiser Tank Mk III (A13 Mark I)
Cruiser Tank Mk III (A13 Mark I)
Combat Fast Tank / Cruiser Tank
35/121
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1940
Picture of the Cruiser Tank Mk IV (A13)
Cruiser Tank Mk IV (A13)
Cruiser Tank
36/121
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1940
Picture of the Cruiser Tank Mk V Covenanter (A13)
Cruiser Tank Mk V Covenanter (A13)
Cruiser Tank
37/121
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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
38/121
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2001
Picture of the CV90120 (CV90120-T / CV90-120)
CV90120 (CV90120-T / CV90-120)
Light Tank / Tank Destroyer (TD)
39/121
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1923
Picture of the FIAT 3000 (Carro d-assalto 3000 / L.5 Series)
FIAT 3000 (Carro d-assalto 3000 / L.5 Series)
Light Tank
40/121
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1918
Picture of the Ford Model 1918 3-ton (M1918)
Ford Model 1918 3-ton (M1918)
Light Tank Combat Vehicle
41/121
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1936
Picture of the Hotchkiss H35
Hotchkiss H35
Light Tank
42/121
National flag icon
1939
Picture of the Hotchkiss H39
Hotchkiss H39
Fast Reconnaissance Light Tank
43/121
National flag icon
1971
Picture of the Jagdpanzer SK 105 Kurassier
Jagdpanzer SK 105 Kurassier
Light Tank / Tank Destroyer (TD)
44/121
National flag icon
2015
Picture of the JSC Uran-9
JSC Uran-9
Unmanned Ground Combat Vehicle (UGCV)
45/121
National flag icon
2027
Picture of the KMW Boxer
KMW Boxer
Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) / Battle Tank
46/121
National flag icon
1918
Picture of the Leichter Kampfwagen I (LK I)
Leichter Kampfwagen I (LK I)
Prototype Light Tank
47/121
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1918
Picture of the Leichter Kampfwagen II (LK II)
Leichter Kampfwagen II (LK II)
Light Tank Prototype
48/121
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1930
Picture of the Leichttraktor Vs.Kfz.31
Leichttraktor Vs.Kfz.31
Light Tank Prototype / Tank Trainer
49/121
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1943
Picture of the Light Tank Mk VIII (A25) (Harry Hopkins)
Light Tank Mk VIII (A25) (Harry Hopkins)
Light Tank
50/121
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1934
Picture of the LT vz. 34
LT vz. 34
Light Tank
51/121
National flag icon
1936
Picture of the LT vz. 35 / PzKpfW 35(t)
LT vz. 35 / PzKpfW 35(t)
Light Tank
52/121
National flag icon
1939
Picture of the LT vz. 38 / PzKpfW 38(t) (SdKfz 140)
LT vz. 38 / PzKpfW 38(t) (SdKfz 140)
Light Tank
53/121
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1933
Picture of the M1 (Light Tank, M1 / M1 Combat Car)
M1 (Light Tank, M1 / M1 Combat Car)
Light Tank
54/121
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1918
Picture of the M1917 6-ton
M1917 6-ton
Light Two-Man Combat Tank
55/121
National flag icon
1935
Picture of the M2 (Light Tank, M2)
M2 (Light Tank, M2)
Light Tank
56/121
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1943
Picture of the M22 Locust (Light Tank, Airborne, M22)
M22 Locust (Light Tank, Airborne, M22)
Airborne Infantry Light Tank
57/121
National flag icon
1944
Picture of the M24 Chaffee (Light Tank, M24)
M24 Chaffee (Light Tank, M24)
Reconnaissance Light Tank
58/121
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1941
Picture of the M3 Stuart (Light Tank, M3)
M3 Stuart (Light Tank, M3)
Light Tank (LT)
59/121
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1951
Picture of the M41 Walker Bulldog
M41 Walker Bulldog
Light Tank (LT) Tracked Combat Vehicle
60/121
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1942
Picture of the M5 Stuart (Light Tank, M5) (Stuart VI)
M5 Stuart (Light Tank, M5) (Stuart VI)
Light Tank (LT)
61/121
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1968
Picture of the M551 Sheridan
M551 Sheridan
Armored Reconnaissance Airborne Assault Vehicle
62/121
National flag icon
1935
Picture of the Marmon-Herrington CTLS (CTL)
Marmon-Herrington CTLS (CTL)
Light Tank / Tankette
63/121
National flag icon
1927
Picture of the Morris-Martel Tankette
Morris-Martel Tankette
Light Armored Fighting Vehicle (AFV)
64/121
National flag icon
1941
Picture of the NI Tank (Odessa Tank)
NI Tank (Odessa Tank)
Improvised Light Tank
65/121
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1963
Picture of the NORINCO Type 62 (WZ131)
NORINCO Type 62 (WZ131)
Light Tank Combat Vehicle
66/121
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1963
Picture of the NORINCO Type 63 (WZ211)
NORINCO Type 63 (WZ211)
Amphibious Light Tank
67/121
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2006
Picture of the NORINCO ZBD2000 (Z-Series)
NORINCO ZBD2000 (Z-Series)
Amphibious ARV / IFV / Light Tank
68/121
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2021
Picture of the NORINCO ZTQ-15 (Type 15 / VT-5)
NORINCO ZTQ-15 (Type 15 / VT-5)
Light Tank
69/121
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2018
Picture of the OBRUM PL-01
OBRUM PL-01
Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) / Fire Support Vehicle Concept
70/121
National flag icon
1951
Picture of the Panhard EBR (Engin Blinde de Reconnaissance)
Panhard EBR (Engin Blinde de Reconnaissance)
Heavy Armored Car / Reconnaissance Light Tank
71/121
National flag icon
1952
Picture of the PT-76
PT-76
Amphibious Light Tank Combat Vehicle
72/121
National flag icon
1933
Picture of the Renault AMR-33 (Renault VM)
Renault AMR-33 (Renault VM)
Light Cavalry Tank
73/121
National flag icon
1931
Picture of the Renault Char D1
Renault Char D1
Armored Fighting Vehicle (AFV)
74/121
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1917
Picture of the Renault FT-17
Renault FT-17
Light Tank
75/121
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
76/121
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
77/121
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1942
Picture of the Schofield Tank
Schofield Tank
Light Tank Prototype
78/121
National flag icon
1958
Picture of the Schutzenpanzer SPz 11-2 Kurz
Schutzenpanzer SPz 11-2 Kurz
Tracked Armored Reconnaissance Vehicle (ARV)
79/121
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1935
Picture of the SdKfz 101 Panzer I
SdKfz 101 Panzer I
Light Tank
80/121
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1936
Picture of the SdKfz 121 Panzer II
SdKfz 121 Panzer II
Light Tank
81/121
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1943
Picture of the SdKfz 123 Panzerspahwagen II (Luchs)
SdKfz 123 Panzerspahwagen II (Luchs)
Fast Reconnaissance Light Tank
82/121
National flag icon
1939
Picture of the SdKfz 141 Panzer III
SdKfz 141 Panzer III
Light / Medium Tank
83/121
National flag icon
1938
Picture of the SdKfz 265 Panzerbefehlswagen
SdKfz 265 Panzerbefehlswagen
Command Tank
84/121
National flag icon
1958
Picture of the Stridsvagn 74 (Strv 74)
Stridsvagn 74 (Strv 74)
Light Tank / Main Battle Tank (MBT)
85/121
National flag icon
1934
Picture of the Stridsvagn L-60 (Strv L-60)
Stridsvagn L-60 (Strv L-60)
Light Tank
86/121
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1922
Picture of the Stridsvagn m/21 (Strv m/21)
Stridsvagn m/21 (Strv m/21)
Light Tank
87/121
National flag icon
1938
Picture of the Stridsvagn m/38 (Strv m/38)
Stridsvagn m/38 (Strv m/38)
Light Tank
88/121
National flag icon
1940
Picture of the Stridsvagn m/39 (Strv m/39)
Stridsvagn m/39 (Strv m/39)
Light Tank
89/121
National flag icon
1941
Picture of the Stridsvagn m/40 (Strv m/40)
Stridsvagn m/40 (Strv m/40)
Light Tank
90/121
National flag icon
1938
Picture of the T-111 (Object 111)
T-111 (Object 111)
Light Tank / Infantry Support Tank Prototype
91/121
National flag icon
1928
Picture of the T-18 (MS-1)
T-18 (MS-1)
Light Tank
92/121
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1929
Picture of the T-23
T-23
Tankette / Light Tracked Combat Vehicle Prototype
93/121
National flag icon
1938
Picture of the T-25 (STZ-25)
T-25 (STZ-25)
Light Tank Prototype
94/121
National flag icon
1931
Picture of the T-26
T-26
Infantry Light Tank Tracked Combat Vehicle
95/121
National flag icon
1931
Picture of the T-27
T-27
Tankette / Light Tank Tracked Combat Vehicle
96/121
National flag icon
1933
Picture of the T-37A
T-37A
Amphibious Light Tank (LT) / Infantry Support Vehicle
97/121
National flag icon
1937
Picture of the T-38
T-38
Amphibious Light Tank
98/121
National flag icon
1941
Picture of the T-40
T-40
Amphibious Light Tank
99/121
National flag icon
1933
Picture of the T-41
T-41
Amphibious Light Tank
100/121
National flag icon
1935
Picture of the T-46
T-46
Light Tank Prototype
101/121
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1941
Picture of the T-50
T-50
Light Infantry Tank
102/121
National flag icon
1941
Picture of the T-60
T-60
Light Tank Tracked Combat Vehicle
103/121
National flag icon
1942
Picture of the T-70
T-70
Light Tank (LT)
104/121
National flag icon
1943
Picture of the T-80 (Object 080)
T-80 (Object 080)
Light Tank
105/121
National flag icon
1927
Picture of the T1 Light Tank (Series)
T1 Light Tank (Series)
Prototype Combat Vehicle Series
106/121
National flag icon
1983
Picture of the TAMSE TAM (Tanque Argentino Mediano)
TAMSE TAM (Tanque Argentino Mediano)
Light Tank / Medium Tank
107/121
National flag icon
1934
Picture of the Tancik vz. 33
Tancik vz. 33
Tankette
108/121
National flag icon
2025
Picture of the Textron Systems RIPSAW M5
Textron Systems RIPSAW M5
Modular Unmanned Ground Vehicle (UGV)
109/121
National flag icon
1938
Picture of the Tucker Tiger Tank (Tucker Armored Car)
Tucker Tiger Tank (Tucker Armored Car)
4x2 Wheeled Armored Car
110/121
National flag icon
1942
Picture of the Type 2 Ka-Mi
Type 2 Ka-Mi
Amphibious Tank / Light Tank
111/121
National flag icon
1985
Picture of the Type 85 (YW531H)
Type 85 (YW531H)
Light Amphibious Tank
112/121
National flag icon
1932
Picture of the Type 92 Jyu-Sokosha
Type 92 Jyu-Sokosha
Armored Car / Tankette / Light Tank Tracked Combat Vehicle
113/121
National flag icon
1936
Picture of the Type 95 Ha-Go (Ke-Go / Kyu-Go)
Type 95 Ha-Go (Ke-Go / Kyu-Go)
Light Tank
114/121
National flag icon
1937
Picture of the Type 97 Te-Ke
Type 97 Te-Ke
Infantry Support / Reconnaissance Tankette
115/121
National flag icon
1928
Picture of the Vickers 6-Ton (Mark E)
Vickers 6-Ton (Mark E)
Light Tank
116/121
National flag icon
1933
Picture of the Vickers Commercial Light Tank
Vickers Commercial Light Tank
Armored Fighting Vehicle (AFV) / Infantry Support Vehicle
117/121
National flag icon
1928
Picture of the Vickers D3E1 Wheel-cum-Track Machine
Vickers D3E1 Wheel-cum-Track Machine
Experimental Military Vehicle
118/121
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1931
Picture of the Vickers Mk II (Light Tank, Mk II)
Vickers Mk II (Light Tank, Mk II)
Light Tank
119/121
National flag icon
1936
Picture of the Vickers Mk VI (Light Tank Mk VI)
Vickers Mk VI (Light Tank Mk VI)
Light / Reconnaissance Tank
120/121
National flag icon
1938
Picture of the Vickers Mk VII (A17) (Tetrarch)
Vickers Mk VII (A17) (Tetrarch)
Air-Droppable Light Tank
121/121
National flag icon
1996
Picture of the XM8 / M8 Armored Gun System (AGS) (Close Combat Vehicle - Light)
XM8 / M8 Armored Gun System (AGS) (Close Combat Vehicle - Light)
Light Tank Prototype
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