Classic Military Vehicle - June 2018

£4.70 (Approx $5.86 or €5.32)



Vicky Turner meets Ben Brown with ‘Wendy’ his restored 1942 Welbike

Trucks on Tracks
Cuthbertson were famous in the early 1960s for their tracked conversions for Land Rovers. This 88in Series One is in the REME Museum

Gardening in Salonika
The thousands of troops stationed in Salonika during World War One took to growing their own food to supplement their rations

Coquet Safari 2018 – The Swansong?
The secret to a happy ending is in knowing when to call it a day

Two of a Kind
Jason Belgrave, of the Australian Armour and Artillery Museum, reports on the restoration of a very rare Ford Scout Car S1

Jeep on the Cheap
World War Two Jeeps used to be cheap and plentiful but they are no longer cheap. John Carroll looks at a few budget alternatives

Ice Cold in Alex
John Carroll and friends followed the tyre tracks of the Long Range Desert Group through Egypt’s western desert


A round-up of news and interesting items about military vehicles that caught our eye this month

Military Vehicle Market
Tips on how to sell

Museum of the Month
Keith Harman visits The Estrella Warbird Museum in Paso Robles, California

On the Shelf
Four new military history and military vehicle books reviewed

Collectable Books
Collectable books old and new reviewed. This time they mark the fall of Tunis in 1943 – 75 years ago

Event Calendar
Month by month events to visit or be involved in and where to find more information

Event Reviews
York MVT Crank Up and the AA’s commemorative military vehicle run to Hastings

75 years ago the capture of the port of Tunis in May 1943 brought to an end the entire North African Campaign

Echoes of War
1943 - The Fall of Tunisia as seen by Yank Magazine; the approach to Tunis in Jeeps, trucks and tanks was along narrow water-swept roads