May 24, 2015


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He's Steinbach's Shermanator

Busy collecting, restoring vintage military vehicles

Harold Kihn has restored half a dozen military vehicles, including a 1944 Sherman tank. Military vehicles will be on display at the 60th Manitoba Threshermen's Reunion & Stampede in Austin July 24-27.
Harold Kihn leans over his very first military vehicle, a 1952 truck (Jeep) that he restored which was the beginning of his large collection of military vehicles.
Harold Kihn's large collection of military vehicles, including a 1944 Sherman tank. Military vehicles will be on display at 60th Manitoba Threshermen's Reunion & Stampede, in Austin, July 24-27.
Harold Kihn's large collection of military vehicles, including a 1944 Sherman tank. Military vehicles will be on display at 60th Manitoba Threshermen's Reunion & Stampede, in Austin, July 24-27.
Inside the Sherman tank.
Inside the Sherman tank.
An armoured personal carrier.
An armoured personal carrier.
Harold Kihn has restored half a dozen military vehicles, including a 1944 Sherman tank. Military vehicles will be on display at the 60th Manitoba Threshermen's Reunion & Stampede in Austin July 24-27. - RUTH BONNEVILLE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Harold Kihn leans over his very first military vehicle, a 1952 truck (Jeep) that he restored which was the beginning of his large collection of military vehicles. - RUTH BONNEVILLE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Harold Kihn's large collection of military vehicles, including a 1944 Sherman tank. Military vehicles will be on display at 60th Manitoba Threshermen's Reunion & Stampede, in Austin, July 24-27. - RUTH BONNEVILLE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Harold Kihn's large collection of military vehicles, including a 1944 Sherman tank. Military vehicles will be on display at 60th Manitoba Threshermen's Reunion & Stampede, in Austin, July 24-27. - RUTH BONNEVILLE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Inside the Sherman tank. - RUTH BONNEVILLE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
Inside the Sherman tank. - RUTH BONNEVILLE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
An armoured personal carrier. - RUTH BONNEVILLE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
An armoured personal carrier. - RUTH BONNEVILLE / WINNIPEG FREE PRESS
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Updated on Monday, June 23, 2014 at 7:24 AM CDT: Replaces photo

8:15 AM: Adds slideshow

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