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Dive Site Buffalo amphibious Vehicle

 

MAX DEPTH 23 Metres                SUNK  1970

LENGTH   7.95  metres                                              TONNAGE  16.5  TONS GROSS

POSITION     Latitude 12o 26 278 S                      Longitude 130o 47 888 E

 

GENERAL INFO

Amphibious LVT ( landing Vehicle Tracked ) located by Shaun Uden of  Fish Darwin possibly used to ferry people between Mandorah ferry and the beach after the war. These vehicle were used throughout WW2 aprox 18500 were produced in several versions the East point military museum has one of these vehicles on display see picture below.

The vehicle is sitting upright on a rocky outcrop and is  virtually intact.

 

 

 

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