'The Whippet Tank' by Rob Langham
21 Mar

Introduced in March 1918, the Medium Mark A ‘Whippet’ tank was unlike any other British tank used in action in the First World War. This talk covers the conception, design, production and operational service of this unusual and fascinating tank design.

Rob Langham is History Research Senior Publisher at Routledge covering European and World History. As an author he has a particular interest in the First World War with books on the Giant Handley Page Bombers of the First World War and the North Eastern Railway in the First World War.

The Royal British Legion (Penrith), 28 Middlegate, Penrith CA11 7PT
21 Mar 2019 19:30