FRONTLINE WARRIOR

Craig Allen gets an update on a Snatch Land Rover sent to Ukraine 

The Snatch is now operating on the Zaporizhian Front. The image has been taken in front of a monument to famous Ukrainian poet Taras Shevchenko
Pictures courtesy Svitlana Iniakoziene

In a feature last year, we covered the remarkable effort Svitlana Iniakoziene went to raise funds to buy an armoured vehicle for her brother fighting on the frontlines in Ukraine.

After raising the necessary funds, Svitlana was eventually able to purchase a refurbished Snatch Land Rover. The vehicle in question had been damaged during its service in Iraq and subsequently released by the military. It was later acquired by enthusiast Paul Pearce who carried out an extensive re-build. He then displayed the truck on the show circuit for several years before eventually deciding to sell it.

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