Restoring Army Antiques: Knox Motor Pool Puts Polish Back on Historic Vehicles
Photo Credit: Spc. Ian Boudreau
Restoration Specialist Steve Wise uncovers an M50 "Ontos" he and his team restored. The "Ontos" (A Greek word meaning "The Thing") was officially called the Rifle, Multiple 106mm, Self-Propelled M50. During the Vietnam War, enemy forces referred to the anti-tank vehicle as "the world's biggest shotgun."
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