The development of a self-propelled gun on the basis of the AMX 13 75 was started in the late 1940s. The vehicle featured the Obusier de 105 mm TF50 howitzer. In the early 1950s, the SPG saw service in the French army. A total of 429 vehicles were produced; 92 of them were exported to the Netherlands.
Marks of Excellence requirements for AMX 13 AM: beta