Category: wwi tanks

thisdayinwwi:Aug 10 1918 “King George V with M…

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Aug 10 1918 “King George V with Major-General Hugh Elles watching a tank demonstration at Sautricourt” https://t.co/B9Qpi3TqUc https://t.co/kGuDf82nIE http://twitter.com/ThisDayInWWI/status/1027939999558168578

IWM (Q 11144) “King George V with Major-General Hugh Elles watching a tank demonstration at Sautricourt" August 10 1918 by Aitken, Thomas Keith (Second Lieutenant)(Photographer)

thisdayinwwi:Jun 22 1918 “Tanks in their sheds…

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Jun 22 1918 “Tanks in their sheds in Erin” https://t.co/B5saMF7dyL https://t.co/R3adf7Yft8 http://twitter.com/ThisDayInWWI/status/1009908973791793154

Above – IWM (Q 6828) “Tanks in their sheds in Erin" by Brooke, John Warwick (Lieutenant) (Photographer)Production date1918-06-22

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IWM (Q 6827) “Painting camouflage on a tank in Erin" by Brooke, John Warwick (Lieutenant) (Photographer)

May 15 1917 in WWI

IWM (Q 3534) “Albert I King of the Belgians inspects an abandoned Mark I tank, left over from the Battle of the Somme, near Pozieres" by Brooks, Ernest (Lieutenant)

Dec 1918 Captured German A7V tanks (named &ld…

Dec 1918

Captured German A7V tanks (named “Schnuck” and “Hagen”) on railway carriages at the Tank Corps HQ repair shop at Erin

IWM (Q 9772)

IWM (Q 9773)

IWM (Q 9774)

THF270450Progress of Ford 3-Ton Tank Productio…

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Progress of Ford 3-Ton Tank Production, Nov 14 1918

Aug 25 1918 “Battle traffic seen at Grev…

Aug 25 1918 “Battle traffic seen at Grevillers … Mark V tanks with British and New Zealand infantry moving forward after the capture of Grevillers”

Creator Aitken, Thomas Keith (Second Lieutenant) (Photographer)

IWM (Q 11262)

Aug 22 1918 “British Medium Mark A Whippet tan…

Aug 22 1918 “British Medium Mark A Whippet tanks advance past the body of a dead soldier, moving to an attack along a road near Achiet-le-Petit, France, on August 22, 1918. The Whippets were faster and lighter than previously deployed British heavy tanks “ – theatlantic.com

May 18 1918 “French and British officers…

May 18 1918 “French and British officers by the German A7V tank "Elfriede”, captured near Villers-Bretonneux on 24 April 1918. Saleux" – 

IWM (Q 70017)

Colourised by graphic artist Frédéric Duriez

May 1918

May 1918

1) French and British soldiers stand around a German A7V tank captured at Villers-Brettoneux

2) French and American officers who took part in the reconquest of Cantigny stand in front of a Schneider French tank 

Colourised by graphic artist Frédéric Duriez

Tanks in WWI Cartoons

Oct 5 1917 – Free Lance 

Design for a Tank on the Rufigi Front in German East Africa

Richmond Times-Dispatch – Jun 17 1917

The Sphere Magazine Jun 30 1917 

French Tank in action

The Ogden Standard – October 21, 1916 – Pg 19 of 22