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Sua Tela Tonanti - a talk by Keith Tebbutt


Sua Tela Tonanti, usually translated as 'to the warrior his arms' was the motto of the Army Ordnance Corps ('Royal' from 1922 because of their efforts in WW1). It was the body charged with supplying weapons, ammunition and equipment to the British Army. Keith Tebbutt's talk traces the way arms and ammunition were produced in WW1 and arrived at the…