The purpose of the HUW was to act as a transmitting and receiving station in forward areas. Used mainly by anti-aircraft and anti-tank batteries for communications with artillery commanders at corps level, it was operated entirely by Signal Corps personnel.
driver's compartment was of a standard CMP design, separated from the wireless body by a
steel partition with two windows. The wireless compartment was equipped to accommodate a
WS19 on a table, stowage cabinets and a compartment to house the BSA 300 watt "chore
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