The ubiquitous jeep is perhaps the most all-round vehicle ever constructed. Because it xas ruggedly built and thus able to traverse most types of terrain without suffering structural damage, one of the task assigned to the jeep was that of ambulance service...
De Schwerer Wehrmachtschlepper (sWS) is ontwikkeld als een medium half-track en werd gebruikt voor het vervoer van voorraden naar frontlinie-troepen of als trekker voor de lichte artillerie. Het grote achterste laadcompartiment maakte het echter ook geschikt voor ander operationeel gebruik. De ..
vehicle, designed for all arms and services, has a standard 2650 l tank
mounted. It is mainly used to supply frontline troops with drinking
water, but found extensive use in post war times with fire departments
and other civilian tasks..
Fiat 508 “Balilla” is the most popular car produced in Italy in the thirties. In June 1937, the new “Balilla” 508C, equipped with a 4 cylinders engine of 1.100 cc., has been introduced on the car market. Furthermore, the new 508C has been used as platform for the development of vehicles for military..
Fiat M-14/41 medium tank was used by the Italian Regio Esercito armored
Brigades from 1941 to 1943. It was a slightly improved version of the
earlier M-13/40 using the same chassis and the same main armament formed
by the 47/32 gun located in the turret. Even the secondary armament was
Born on the reliable and proven Panzerkampfwagen 38t light tank chassis, the Hetzer was set in the second half of 1943 to equip the German Army with a light tank destroyer more cost effective than the bigger and heavier Jagdpanther and Jagdtiger. The main features of the project were : a low profile..
by the Wehrmacht under the designation LKW 3,6-36 S 3t Blitz, this
truck was the typical example of that practice of unification adopted in
1938 for the construction of civil transport means convertible into
military vehicles. Actually, this truck - OPEL without BLITZ - was
the Volkswagen 82 (Kubelwagen) proved very successful during the
campaign in Poland, it was necessary to produce everincreasing numbers
of this vehicle. Later, Ferdinand Porsche developed an amphibian version
of this car, called the Schwimmwagen. The light weight of this vehicle
Starting from the mid ‘30s an ambitious project to improve the mobility and the mechanization of Germany Army was undertaken. One of the most important need of the program was the adoption of a standard military chassis able to optimize the cross country mobility. Among the different version propos..
In 1941, after the German attack on Russia, it became clear to the UNITED STATES that possibility of an American involvement in the war was becoming more and more inevitable. For this reason, President Roosevelt ordered substantial production increases of the medium tank M4. The tank was not a compl..
De M4 Sherman mediumtank was de primaire tank die door de Verenigde Staten tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog werd gebruikt. De tank is in een aanzienlijk aantal geproduceerd en het vormde in die tijd de ruggengraat van de door de Verenigde Staten gepantserde strijdkrachten. Het is geproduceer..
M4 Sherman medium tank was the primary tank used by the United States
during World War II. It has been produced in a significant number of
units ant it formed the backbone of United Stated armoured forces during
at those time. it has been produced in several variants and versions