Medium Tank: Matilda

Matilda

Developed from 1936 through 1938. A total of 2987 vehicles were manufactured by August 1943. It was the only British tank to remain in service throughout World War II.

Characteristics for a vehicle with basic configuration and a crew with 100% qualification.

Main Characteristics

Tier IV
Hit Points 340 HP
Weight/Load Limit 26.52 / 27.0 t
Price 140,000
Crew
  1. Commander (Radio Operator)
  2. Gunner
  3. Driver
  4. Loader
Mobility
Engine Power 174 h.p.
Speed Limit 24 km/h
Traverse Speed 34 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 34 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 75
  • sides 70
  • rear 55
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 75
  • sides 75
  • rear 75
Armament
Gun QF 2-pdr Mk. X
Ammunition 92 pcs
Damage 38-63 HP
Armor Penetration 59-98 mm
Rate of Fire 28.57 rounds/min
View Range 330 m
Signal Range 350 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
III Matilda Mk. IIA
  • front 75
  • sides 75
  • rear 75
34 330 2,160
IV Matilda Mk. IIA*
  • front 75
  • sides 75
  • rear 75
34 340 5,000
Guns

Guns

Tier Gun Damage
(НР)
Penetration
(mm)
Rate of Fire
(rounds/min)
Price
(credits)
IV QF 2-pdr Mk. X 50/50/60 78/121/23 28.57 6,000
IV QF 2-pdr Mk. X-B 55/55 121/145 28.57 28,000
IV OQF 3-inch Howitzer Mk. I 175/110 38/100 15.0 30,000
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
III 2x AEC 174 15 1,500
III 2x Leyland E164 190 15 4,000
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
III Matilda Mk. II 27.0 34 2,270
IV Matilda Mk. IIA 29.0 36 4,800
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
III WS No. 11 350 600
V WS No. 9 375 3,600
VI WS No. 19 Mk. I 400 15,000
VII WS No. 19 Mk. II 450 21,000