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Male tank

Male Mark V tank showing short 6 pounder gun barrel

The "Male" tank was a category of tank prevalent in World War I. As opposed to the five machine guns of the female version of the Mark I tank, the male version of the Mark I had a QF 6 pounder 6 cwt Hotchkiss and three machine guns. By the end of World War I, tank technology was advanced enough for tanks to be both male and female.

  • Combat Weight
  • Male: 28 tons (28.4 tonnes)

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