Heavy Tank: Churchill I

Churchill I

The A22 prototype was built by Vauxhall Motors in the fall of 1940. The vehicle first entered mass production in the summer of 1941. Early modifications had no track fenders, a different fan, and a 3-inch howitzer in the hull. A total of 300 Churchill I tanks were manufactured.

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

Main Characteristics

Tier V
Hit Points 650 HP
Weight/Load Limit 38.45 / 39.0 t
Price 340,000
Crew
  1. Commander (Radio Operator)
  2. Driver
  3. Gunner
  4. Gunner
  5. Loader
Mobility
Engine Power 300 h.p.
Speed Limit 25 km/h
Traverse Speed 20 deg/sec
Turret Traverse Speed 34 deg/sec
Armor
Hull Armor (mm)
  • front 177
  • sides 63
  • rear 50
Turret Armor (mm)
  • front 101
  • sides 88
  • rear 88
Armament
Gun QF 2-pdr Mk. X
Ammunition 150 pcs
Damage 38-63 HP
Armor Penetration 59-98 mm
Rate of Fire 28.57 rounds/min
View Range 330 m
Signal Range 400 m

Configuration

Turrets

Turrets

Tier Turret Armor
(mm)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
View Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
IV Churchill I
  • front 101
  • sides 88
  • rear 88
34 330 4,300
V Churchill III
  • front 88
  • sides 88
  • rear 76
34 350 7,500
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 6-pdr Mk. III 75/75/100 105/170/30 27.27 27,000
IV OQF 3-inch Howitzer Mk. I 175/110 38/100 15.0 30,000
V 75 mm Gun Mk. V 110/110/175 91/144/38 20.0 45,000
V QF 6-pdr Gun Mk. V 75/75/100 110/180/30 27.27 35,000
VI 75 mm Vickers HV 135/135/175 145/202/38 12.5 50,000
Engines

Engines

Tier Engine Power
(h.p.)
Chance of Fire
(%)
Price
(credits)
IV Meadows D.A.V. 300 20 9,000
IV Bedford Twin-Six 350 20 11,000
Suspensions

Suspensions

Tier Suspension Load Limit
(t)
Traverse Speed
(deg/sec)
Price
(credits)
IV Churchill I 39.0 20 4,050
V Churchill III 43.0 22 8,500
Radios

Radios

Tier Radio Signal Range
(m)
Price
(credits)
VI WS No. 19 Mk. I 400 15,000
VII WS No. 19 Mk. II 450 21,000
VIII WS No. 19 Mk. III 550 22,000