Type 61 Tank Early Model

General and Technical Data

Model number: Type 61
Code name: Tank Early Model
Unit type:
 main battle tank
Manufacturer: Earth Federation Forces
Operator: Loum Defense Force
First deployment: unknown
Accommodation: 1 pilot and 1 gunner in standard cockpit
Dimensions: unknown
Weight: unknown
Propulsion: 2 x engine-driven caterpillar tread: maximum speed unknown
Equipment and design features: sensors, range unknown
Fixed armaments: 2 x cannon, mounted on turret; 2 x mini gun, mounted on either side of turret

Technical and Historical Notes

The Type 61 Tank Early Model was a variation of the Earth Federation Forces’ Type 61 Tank. In addition to the standard cannons, the Early Model was armed with anti-personnel mini guns and featured additional armor panels. The Early Model was used for riot suppression and was deployed by the Loum Defense Force at Side 5.

Miscellaneous Information
Mini gun
Gundam: The Origin Info

Yoshikazu Yasuhiko
Takashi Imanishi

Katsuyuki Sumisawa
Yoshikazu Yasuhiko (manga)

Mechanical Designer(s):
Hajime Katoki
Mika Akitaka
Kimitoshi Yamane
Junichi Akutsu

Character Designer(s):
Tsukasa Kotobuki
Yoshikazu Yasuhiko

Musical Composer:
Takayuki Hattori

Video Release (OVA):
Japan 02.28.2015 – 05.08.2018
U.S. 08.01.2017 – 07.02.2019

Airdates (TV version):
Japan 04.29.2019 – 08.12.2019
U.S. 07.06.2019 – 10.05.2019


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