Classic Military Vehicle - February 2015

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OPENING SHOT!
This Weasel looks very at home in the water...

REVIEW
A round up of current military-vehicle news, views and correspondence.

TARASCON 2014
Dimmen B van Herwaarden reports for CMV on the 2014 French spectacle...

FACTORY FRESH SHERMAN
The attention to detail on this M4A1 is stunning. No wonder it scooped a cabinet full of trophies at last year’s War and Peace Revival.

BIG-WHEEL FERRETS
David Fletcher explains how the big-wheeled version differed from its lesser Ferret siblings.

MODEL BEHAVIOUR
David Gilbert visits Neil Tuckett and gets to look around his two Ford Model Ts – both of which saw wartime service.

RIDE FOR YOUR LIFE
John G Teasdale delves into his fascinating collection of Wehrmacht motorcycle images.

UNSUNG HERO
The flexible and usually underrated Peugeot P4 profiled.

REMAINS OF THE DAY
In the years immediately after WW2 a glut of military equipment went into storage, with much being earmarked for peacekeeping duties – as well as use by the newly created National Service force.

HERE COME THE MARINES!
We join the US Marines and their latest military machinery on exercise in the Pacific.

A NATIONAL GEM
The National Heritage Motor Centre at Gaydon has a collection of military vehicles that includes an ultra-rare Gutty. We drop in for a visit.

IT’S SHOWTIME
A listing of major military shows and militaria events.

DREAM JEEP
This is the vehicle everyone was talking about at War and Peace Revival!

THE MILITARY VEHICLE MARKET
Nigel Hay, in collaboration with Milweb, charts the ups and downs of the MV market.

ECHOES OF WAR
We have a look at a Harrier.