Type 95 "So-Ki"

Information and photographs provided by Takashi Tamane.

The Type 95 "So-Ki" was an interesting, unarmed tank, capable of driving both on the ground and on railroad tracks.

Technical details
Crew (total) 6
Physical characteristics
Weight 8,7 t
Length 4,9 m
Width 2,56 m
Height 2,43 - 2,54 m
Armour (maximum) 8 mm
Maximum speed
  • 40 km/h (on ground)
  • 72 km/h (on railroad)
Type 95 "So-Ki" pulling a railroad cart
Right side, giving a good view of a Japanese two-colour camouflage scheme

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