Phil Loder chats with William Suttie, engineer, author and expert on military vehicle development
‘The Tank Factory’ charted the history of the Chertsey Establishment from 1942 to 2002
THE HISTORY PRESS
For many military vehicle enthusiasts, to have been involved in the development of armoured vehicles at the legendary Chertsey Establishment in Surrey, UK, would have been their dream job. Scientist and engineer William Suttie had exactly that job, working at the cutting edge of military vehicle development for the past 40 years, first at Chertsey and then in other branches of the Ministry of Defence.