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The Original M*A*S*H

words Tim Gosling

Mobile hospitals had a vital role to play in treating the sick...

words Tim Gosling

An RAF Photographic Western desert 1942

words John Teasdale pictures Photographic Section of HQ, No 285 Reconnaissance Wing

John Teasdale has delved into the archives of an RAF photograph...

words John Teasdale pictures Photographic Section of HQ, No 285 Reconnaissance Wing

MVT Safety Training Day

The class of 2018 line up in front of an Armourgeddon 432 ...

Exercise Tiger

The D-Day Practice Landing Tragedies Uncovered Author Richard...

Echoes of War 1942: Dune Bashing

words John Carroll picture Archive

The original caption reads, ‘Over the top. Down a 160-foot...

words John Carroll picture Archive

The Russian V-2 Rocket

words James Kinnear pictures Archive

James Kinnear gives a detailed account of the development of...

words James Kinnear pictures Archive

Tank is bound for Lincoln

The TV production team and Guy Martin had originally planned...

The Best Shed in the World

Words & pictures Duncan Glen

Cobbatton Combat Collection Museum Of The Month The Best...

Words & pictures Duncan Glen

Timeless Design

Words Craig Allen

The Denison smock, first worn during World War Two, is still...

Words Craig Allen

The Inside Track

May 2018 Frontlines This month’s cover feature on one of the...

On the Back Foot

words David Fletcher pictures archive

David Fletcher, former historian at Bovington Tank Museum, looks...

words David Fletcher pictures archive

New exhibit at Bovington

Some of the 21 exhibits of the new “Tank, Back to the Future”...

Volkswagen for the Wehrmacht

Author n/a Publisher Post Era Books Year 1972 ISBN 911160-43-4...

SyweelMuseum Opening

Words and pictures Vicky Turner and Ben Brown

Sywell Aviation Museum 2018 Grand Opening Event 1937 Plymouth...

Words and pictures Vicky Turner and Ben Brown

Kaiser chief

words and pictures Louise Limb

The Kaiser Jeep M715 first saw action in South East Asia and...

words and pictures Louise Limb

News Briefs

Letters vicky.turner@keypublishing.com www.cmvmag.co.uk ...

Help Save LCT 7074

The National Museum of the Royal Navy and the D-Day Museum are...

Panzer-Regiment 1 1935-1945

Author Wolfgang Schneider Year 2017 ISBN 978-3-93510-705-1...

Working on the Highway

November 15, 1944: A GMC 6x6 in deep mud on Italy’s ‘Route...

Douglas gets his Jeep

words Martin Port pictures Douglas Ingram & Martin Port

A long-held ambition to own a Willys Jeep was realised when Douglas...

words Martin Port pictures Douglas Ingram & Martin Port

News Briefs

T-90 Gets 3-G The Indian Army is introducing a third-generation...

1st Airborne

Market Garden 1944 New Books On the Shelf Authors Simon...

Vintage Days

words and pictures David Garden

Event Perigueux ‘Vintage Days’ Military Camp 2017 ...

words and pictures David Garden

Next Stop: No Man’s Land

Hundreds of London buses were requisitioned and sent to the front...

1Tankfest, Bovington Tank Museum, Dorset June 29-July1

As well as playing host to the world’s biggest display of moving...

The Tank Museum listed in the ‘World’s Best Museum YouTube Channels’

A list of the world’s best Museum YouTube Channels featured...

Two-Wheeled Blitzkrieg

Author Paul Garson Year 2017 ISBN 978-1-4456-7236-6 Binding...

Semovente Serio

words Eric Bryan

Eric Bryan looks at the fearsome Italian 75/18 self-propelled...

words Eric Bryan

What’s that plate?

Re: Ex-Middle East, Austin Ambulances 1941, of the 1st Australian...

Don’t Slide into Fairyland

I have bought every issue of CMV since the start and have noted...