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The Stryker is a family of eight-wheeled armored fighting vehicles derived from the Canadian LAV III. Stryker vehicles are produced by General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada (GDLS-C) for the United States Army in a plant in London, Ontario. It has four-wheel drive (8×4) and can be switched to all-wheel drive (8×8).The Stryker was conceived as a family of vehicles forming the backbone of a new medium-weight brigade combat team (BCT) that was to strike a balance between heavy armor and infantry. The service launched the Interim Armored Vehicle competition, and in 2000, the service selected the LAV III proposed by GDLS and General Motors Defense. The service named this family of vehicles the "Stryker". Ten variants of the Stryker were initially conceived, some of which have been upgraded with v-hulls.
The IAV Stryker is a family of eight-wheeled, armored fighting vehicles derived from the Canadian LAV III and produced by General Dynamics Land Systems for the United States Army. It has 4-wheel drive and can be switched to all-wheel drive. The vehicle is named for two American servicemen who posthumously received the Medal of Honor: Private First Class Stuart S. Stryker, who died in World War II and Specialist Four Robert F. Stryker, who died in the Vietnam War.
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According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Stryker is ranked #10531 in terms of the most common surnames in America.
The Stryker surname appeared 3,046 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 1 would have the surname Stryker.
94.2% or 2,872 total occurrences were White.
1.9% or 59 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
1.2% or 39 total occurrences were Black.
1% or 33 total occurrences were of two or more races.
0.7% or 24 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
0.6% or 19 total occurrences were Asian.
The numerical value of Stryker in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of Stryker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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