Central Vancouver in Greater Vancouver, British Columbia — Canada’s West Coast
Ram Mk II
The Ram tank was designed and built in Canada as part of Canada's contribution to the allied war effort in WW II. A total of 1949 Ram tanks were at the Montreal Locomotive Works in Montreal, Quebec.
This tank is dedicated to all those who have served or are serving in the Royal Canadian Armoured Corps.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: War, World II. A significant historical year for this entry is 1949.
Location. 49° 16.764′ N, 123° 6.665′ W. Marker is in Vancouver, British Columbia, in Greater Vancouver. It is in Central Vancouver. Marker is at the intersection of Beatty Street and Dunsmuir Street, on the right when traveling north on Beatty Street. The marker is mounted on the side of the Ram II tank to the right (south) of the Beatty Street entrance to Drill Hall. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 620 Beatty Street, Vancouver BC V6B 2L9, Canada. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Drill Hall (a few steps from this marker); Sherman (within shouting distance of this marker); 64 Pounder Guns 326 West Pender Street (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); BC Permanent Building (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Flack Block (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Here Stood Hamilton (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Dominion Building (approx. 0.4 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vancouver.
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