Classic Military Vehicle Articles

The latest news, features and reviews from Classic Military Vehicles

Government Subsidy

words Tim Gosling

Tim Gosling explains the 1912 Subvention scheme...

words Tim Gosling

Plugging Holes in the Pusan Perimeter

words John G Teasedale

June 25 marks the 70th Anniversary of the start of the Korean War...

words John G Teasedale

Remembering the Ghost Patrol

words Andrew Stone

The Long Range Desert Group was formed 80 years ago...

words Andrew Stone

Images of War: Hitler’s Light Tanks

Images of War: Hitler’s Light Tanks

A Soldier's Story

words Staff Reporter pictures Mike Wood

Mike Wood has published a book on his father’s experiences...

words Staff Reporter pictures Mike Wood

Piracy on the High Desert

Toby Savage

This year marks the 80th Anniversary of the Long Range Desert Group...

Toby Savage

M16 Half-Track

M16 Half-Track

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A Challenger 2 (CR2) takes part in a Land Combat...

Ambush Predator

words and pictures Craig Moore

The Jagdpanzer 38 tank hunter was designed to have a low profile...

words and pictures Craig Moore
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American Armor in the Pacific

Review of American Armor in the Pacific...

Photospread 2020

Pictured are Viking vehicles from Armoured Support Group Royal Marines...

Tank Time Team

words and pictures Craig Moore

Craig Moore embarks on a tantalising tank treasure hunt...

words and pictures Craig Moore

Kursk 1943

Review of Kursk 1943...

Family Affair

words and pictures Andrew Stone

The Dodge WC series of vehicles came in several variants...

words and pictures Andrew Stone

The A7V Sturm Panzerkraftwagen

words and pictures David Fletcher

How did the World War One German A7V compare to the British Mark IV?...

words and pictures David Fletcher

Gear Guide May 2020

A selection of tools, equipment and gadgets from around the world...

Let's all keep calm

words and pictures Nigel Hay

Nigel Hay’s round up of the military vehicle market May 2020...

words and pictures Nigel Hay

From Tractors to Tanks

Words and pictures James Kinnear

The Stalingrad Tractor Plant was not originally built to produce tanks...

Words and pictures James Kinnear

Moore’s Manoeuvres: Trench Warfare

words and pictures Craig Moore

Attacking enemy trenches in a tank...

words and pictures Craig Moore

Operation ‘Torch’: The Invasion of North Africa

Review of Operation ‘Torch’ The Invasion of North Africa

A Remarkable Renault

Words and pictures Bernard Holloway

It has been hailed as one of the most influential tank designs...

Words and pictures Bernard Holloway

Going Places: Ten inspiring reader projects

words Andrew Stone pictures as credited

Ex-military vehicles often make great camper conversions...

words Andrew Stone pictures as credited

Museum of the Month: Heavy Metal Down Under

The Australian Armour and Artillery Museum is privately owned...

Anyone for Coffee?

words and pictures Louise Limb

This Land Rover Forward Control 101 was once deployed to the Falkland Islands...

words and pictures Louise Limb

French Four-Wheeled Flair

words David Garden pictures David Garden / as credited

The Panhard AML has proved that wheeled armour...

words David Garden pictures David Garden / as credited

Classic Military Vehicle May 2020

Welcome to Classic Military Vehicle May 2020

Exercise tests capabilities

The US Army’s Army Materiel Command (AMC) abilities were tested...

Plenty to choose from

words and pictures Nigel Hay

Nigel Hay’s round up of the military vehicle market ...

words and pictures Nigel Hay

Arctic Wrecks Tour

words and pictures Lars Gyllenhaal

Lars Gyllenhaal visits several historic World War Two sites in...

words and pictures Lars Gyllenhaal

Codename Rascal

words Chris Gibson pictures as credited

The Directorate of Miscellaneous Weapons Development came up...

words Chris Gibson pictures as credited