Crusader III Medium Tank Symbol

Crusader III Medium Tank

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Vehicle
Crusader III Medium Tank
Crusader III Medium Tank Portrait
UK Forces Icon
Faction

Medium tank effective against infantry and vehicles. Most effective against tanks when flanking. Light armor.

Note: This unit cannot be built directly in skirmishes.

When upgraded with the gun conversion upgrade, the cosmetically becomes the Crusader III. The unit itself is still identical, except for the upgraded weapon which features improved damage and penetration comparatively. Please refer to the Crusader II page for more info about the unit.

Armor


medium tank

CoH3 Stats light Cover Icon75
CoH3 Stats negative Cover Icon50
CoH3 Stats medium tank Portrait
CoH3 Stats heavy Cover Icon100
CoH3 Stats light Cover Icon75

Veterancy


Veteran Star FullVeteran Star EmptyVeteran Star Empty

1800 XP

Unlocks veteran ability. Increases turret traverse speed, and acceleration.
Veteran Star FullVeteran Star FullVeteran Star Empty

5400 XP

Increases rotation rate, rate of fire, and accuracy.
Veteran Star FullVeteran Star FullVeteran Star Full

10800 XP

Increases rotation rate, rate of fire, and acceleration.

Abilities


Heroic Charge icon
Heroic Charge
Crusader crews push the vehicle to its limits when entering combat. Effects only retrigger when out of combat.
+25% speed, +20% acceleration, and +20% rate of fire.
Emergency Engine Repair icon
Emergency Engine Repair
Crew will repair vehicle criticals when out of combat and stationary.
Heroic Charge icon
Heroic Charge
Crusader crews push the vehicle to its limits when entering combat. Effects only retrigger when out of combat.
+25% speed, +20% acceleration, and +20% rate of fire.
Time Cost

16

Weapons


57mm-crusader-uk-sp
Near
Mid
Far
Accuracy0.10.050.04
Range102040
Penetration220125110
120
2.75
30cal-coaxial-crusader-mkiii-uk-sp
Near
Mid
Far
Accuracy0.410.370.33
Range72235
Penetration21.81.3
4
  • When upgraded with the 6 pounder gun conversion, the Crusader III has greater damage and penetration compared to the default , at the cost of slightly lower rate of fire.

Change Log

1.6.5 May 1 2024

Crusader 6-pdr Conversion Upgrade

We are increasing the point-blank penetration of the 6-pounder Crusader to make this unit stronger once it has closed the distance with enemy vehicles.   

  • Point-blank penetration increased from 180 to 220