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Stuart tank

'English: The Stuart was an American light tank of World War II in use with British forces prior to the entry of the USA into the European theatre. The name given by the British comes from the Civil War general Jeb Stuart and was used for both the M3 and M5 Light Tank. To the US Army the tanks were officially known only as Light Tank M3 and Light Tank M5. It was a light tank with an 30s scheme and obsolete by the 1942-forward used as an scout vehicle by the Allied on many operations.