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CANCELLED: June Branch Meeting


BRANCH MEETING CANCELLED   Along with many others, our branch meeting and talk scheduled for Saturday 21st March has been cancelled. We will keep an eye on the current health situation with regard to future meetings. Apologies to those affected.

The Whippet Tank: a talk by Rob Langham


The Medium Mark A 'Whippet' Tank was a new type of tank thought up just two weeks after the first Mk I's lumbered into action in September 1916. The prototype appeared in 1917, and first saw action the following year during the German Spring Offensive. The Whippet tank proved itself of great use in open country warfare, with more speed and mobility…

The Camera Returns (13) Mailly Maillet by Bob Grundy and Steve Wall


[This article first appeared in Stand To! No.31 Spring 1991. Members of The Western Front Association received this magazine three times a year and have access to the entire digital archive online].           Whippet Tanks of the 3rd Battalion at Maillet-Mailly. The advancing infantry are of the New Zealand Division. © IWM Q 9821 …