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|Role||Amphibious fire support|
|No. of positions||4|
|Position 1|| Driver|
7.62mm machine gun
|Position 2||7.62mm machine gun|
|Position 3||7.62mm machine gun|
|Position 4||7.62mm machine gun|
The LVT(A)-1 is an American amphibious fire support.
Dubbed "Amtank" (a portmanteaus of "amphibious tank"), the LVT(A)-1 is a fire supprot variant of the LVT-2 Water Buffalo. Its role is to accompany landing troops during a beach assault, and to provide close fire support for them.
Its 37 mm Gun M3 gun can be a match with the Japanese tanks. The hull and rear-mounted M1919 Browning machine guns provide all range cover against enemy infantry.