ARMAMENT CARRIERS, W/SUPPLEMENTAL ARMOR M1043, M1043A1, M1043A2, M1044, AND M1044A1
PURPOSE: These models are used to transport, mount, and operate the M2 and M60 machine guns and
MK19 automatic grenade launcher with added ballistic protection for crew, weapons components, and
ammunition. The M1044 and M1044A1 models, which have a winch, can be used for recovery operations.