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Hi Keith

Looking on the Champ Register, a vehicle 04BE76, which is only 3 after yours, was 24/09/52.

What I am perplexed, though, is the fact it haw FFW on the plate. From my limited knowledge, the Champ number you have is supposedly a Cargo vehicle, as the FFW vehicles don't start until


Austin Champ WN1 CT/GS

FV1801 A FFW

Chassis Numbers 8277 - 11707

British Army Contract Number 6/VEH/5531


I stand to be corrected, though.





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IF your CHAMP was 04 BE 73 It would in deed be made in 1952 but the plate shown is for a CHAMP registration number

04 BF 73 the BF series of numbers came in to service in mid 1955 and finished in 1956 and yes was as the plate states a




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