The Canadian Cruiser Tank Ram Mk II was an up-armed version of the Cruiser Tank Ram Mk I originating in USA (where it was given the designation Medium Tank, M4A5 for record purposes) in that it used a modified Medium Tank, M4 chassis (the prototype was furthermore manufactured in the US by American Locomotive Co.). It had a cast main turret which housed its main gun and one machine gun, and a small secondary turret in the front left side with another machine gun. It also had a smoke projector.
A turretless version of the Ram was used as as an armoured personnel carrier as the Ram Kangaroo.
|Mk I||Mk II|
|Armour (max)||87 mm|
|Speed (max)||40 km/h|
|Primary weapon||QF 2 pdr (1)||QF 6 pdr (1)|
|Secondary weapon||.30 cal. Browning Machine Gun (2)|