Light Tank M1.

The extreme rear position of the turret of the M1 light tank was necessary due the the forward position of the engine. The driver was seated right beneath the turret, and had to look out over the tank's glacis. The unsprung link type suspension is hidden by the skirting plates. (Picture from Development of Armored Vehicles, volume 1: Tanks.)

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