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Major General Stanley17 Sep 2017 4:59 p.m. PST

I have distinct memories of seeing an M113 Dozer with the blade painted with a giant set of Rolling Stone Lips. It would have been early 80's. Would anyone know if belonged to one of the two pioneer platoons or was it a 4 CER track?

Oberlindes Sol LIC17 Sep 2017 7:00 p.m. PST

You're sure it wasn't Rocky Horror lips?

Major General Stanley18 Sep 2017 6:58 p.m. PST

No. Quite sure.

Legion 419 Sep 2017 8:31 a.m. PST

Wouldn't surprise me. Troops can be quite "artistic" after being in or working with a number of Mech/Armor units in my youth, '79-'90. old fart When it comes down to "adorning" their vehicles with various "graffiti", names, etc. they can be very creative. Only based on what higher HQ allows, of course …

bhall389 Supporting Member of TMP20 Sep 2017 7:56 a.m. PST

There were M113 Dozers spread all over the Brigade, in the artillery, HQs and Sigs, and even in the Service Bn support companies.

That was true for the Brigades in Canada as well.


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