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British Military Trucks of World War 2 - Unfortunately the subject of British trucks in World War Two is one that ha. Dundee City, Old Lorries, Road Transport, Heavy Duty Trucks, Army Vehicles, British Army, Classic Trucks, Old Trucks, Military History

British Military Trucks of World War 2 - TANKOGRAD Publishing - Verlag Jochen Vollert - Militärfahrzeug

British Military Trucks of World War 2 - Unfortunately the subject of British trucks in World War Two is one that ha...

A Commer of No. 53 Repair and Salvage Unit, transport salvaged Hawker Hurricane fuselages through the Western Desert for repair at the Hurricane Repair Section, Helwan, Egypt Ww2 Aircraft, Fighter Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Image Avion, Afrika Corps, North African Campaign, Hawker Hurricane, Ww2 Planes, Vintage Airplanes

Vehicle tenders of No. 53 Repair and Salvage Unit, transport salvaged Hawker Hurricane fuselages through the Western Desert for repair at the Hurricane Repair Section, Helwan, Egypt.

This is an image from the Imperial War Museum Collection. ROYAL AIR FORCE OPERATIONS IN THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA, 1939-1943© IWM (CM 2230) Original photo link here - www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/205208901 Vehicle tenders of No. 53 Repair and Salvage Unit, transport salvaged Hawker Hurricane fuselages through the Western Desert for repair at the Hurricane Repair Section, Helwan, Egypt.

Personnel of No. 53 Repair and Salvage Unit use a Coles Crane to haul the fuselage of damaged Hawker Hurricane Mark IIB, “R”, of No. 73 Squadron RAF onto a Queen Mary trailer in the Western Desert, likely Ww2 Aircraft, Fighter Aircraft, Image Avion, Afrika Corps, Hellenic Air Force, North African Campaign, Hawker Hurricane, Ww2 Planes, Vintage Airplanes

Personnel of No. 53 Repair and Salvage Unit use a Coles Crane to haul the fuselage of damaged Hawker Hurricane Mark IIB, BD930 'R', of No. 73 Squadron RAF onto a 'Queen Mary' trailer in the Western Desert. Following repair, BD930 saw further service with No. 335 (Hellenic) Squadron and No. 127 Squadron RAF.

Historical Photo Reveals the Damage to Vulcan due to Undercarriage Collapse, RAF Finningly I was at Bomber Command Vulcan Servicing School (BCVSS) at Finningly not long after this happened and the official investigation was still going on. Military Jets, Military Aircraft, Vickers Valiant, Military Archives, V Force, Avro Vulcan, Delta Wing, Engine Start, Ww2 Aircraft

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Avro Vulcan B2 XH556 was written off at RAF Finningley and placed on the fire dump after the aircraft's undercarriage collapsed in April 1966 on engine start

Thorneycroft Amazon Crane Military Engineering, Dog Soldiers, Old Lorries, Aircraft Maintenance, Army Vehicles, Car Engine, British Army, Diesel Engine, Old Trucks

1942 Thornycroft 'Amazon' Coles Crane - Yorkshire Air Museum

During the 1930s, a militarised version of the Thorneycroft Amazon 6 ton 6 x 4 lorry was supplied to the RAF with the 5 ton Coles Mk VII petrol-electric crane for aircraft salvage and maintenance duties. About 2000 were produced during World War II, of which the RAF had 1800 (400 with diesel engines). This …

 IX serial no. KH-T from No. 403 Squadron RCAF being salvaged after a forced landing in Normandy. Aircraft Maintenance, Supermarine Spitfire, Battle Of Britain, Royal Air Force, D Day, Normandy, Amazing Cars, World War, Wwii

Canadian Spitfires in Normandy — Historic Photographs | 1944 | Spitfire Mk. IX

Panzerserra Bunker- Military Scale Models in scale: Leyland Retriever - Gantry version - British lorry - 3 ton - case report Old Lorries, Truck Transport, Old Commercials, Heavy Duty Trucks, Skin So Soft, Scale Models, Crane, Military Vehicles, Transportation

Leyland Retriever - Gantry version - 6x4 British lorry - 3 ton - case report

Drivers !!! Now, let's see TWO working girls in huge jobs: Leyland Retriver 6x4, 3 tons, in Gantry version. It will be a hard and well done job, by St. George !!! The Leyland Retriever was a 6 x 4 truck produced by Leyland Motors for the British Army between 1939 to 1945. These rough trucks served (very well) the British and allies throughout WWII, on all fronts, in many versions. Leyland Retriever - gantry version - early cab Leyland Retriever 'Type H' cargo lorry - late The General…

Personnel of No. 53 Repair and Salvage Unit use a Coles Crane to haul the fuselage of damaged Hawker Hurricane Mark IIB, “R”, of No. 73 Squadron RAF onto a Queen Mary trailer in the Western Desert, likely Ww2 Aircraft, Fighter Aircraft, Image Avion, Afrika Corps, Hellenic Air Force, North African Campaign, Hawker Hurricane, Ww2 Planes, Vintage Airplanes

Gegaan Maar Niet Vergeten

Personnel of No. 53 Repair and Salvage Unit use a Coles Crane to haul the fuselage of damaged Hawker Hurricane Mark IIB, BD930 ‘R’, of No. 73 Squadron RAF onto a 'Queen Mary’ trailer in the Western...