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Is this a Schneider CA1 lifting a Canon de 155mm C Mle 1917 Schneider? What was its proper designation?

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It's the prototype Schneider CD3 - based on the proposed Schneider CA3 tank - designed to combine the roles of artillery portee and tractor. Tested in October 1918 - not

produced due to the end of WW1 and a change in policy which saw no role for artillery portee vehicles.

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That's correct.



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