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Tanks on parade in London at the end of World War I, 1918

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Photographer: Thomas Frederick Scales
Tanks on parade in London at the end of World War I, 1918
Dry plate glass negative
Reference No. 1/2-014078-G
Royal New Zealand Returned and Services' Association Collection, Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand

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  1. +gAbY+ 57 months ago | reply

    great photo. great to see. a pity we never learn.

  2. Blue387 56 months ago | reply

    Caution
    Drive slowly

  3. mohan_reddy_mutyala [deleted] 56 months ago | reply

    peace'-offering greater for the globe any then
    peace creates gold-wire any nation in the globe.

  4. mohan_reddy_mutyala [deleted] 56 months ago | reply

    thank you

  5. pimnara 54 months ago | reply

    great shot

  6. Abdullah Rashed - KWT ( excuse 4 slow replies) 52 months ago | reply

    I smell history in this collection
    thanks a lot

  7. Heine2 52 months ago | reply

    WHAT a tank, nice shot !

  8. Star Mountain Media 50 months ago | reply

    I love how the sign says "Caution, Drive Slowly" as these huge hulks of iron lumber on by.

  9. artland 49 months ago | reply

    Hi, I'm an admin for a group called artland, and we'd love to have this added to the group!

  10. stefatc 49 months ago | reply

    Before I change trade I was a tank driver and gunner. I have liked those thanks! Verry nice!

  11. Marty Johnston 48 months ago | reply

    What a tremendous sense of history photographs such as this brings home to us. Thanks for sharing!

  12. National Library NZ on The Commons 48 months ago | reply

    You're welcome Marty - glad you're enjoying them!

    -- Courtney

  13. jaime avalos 48 months ago | reply

    Gran documento historico

  14. pam4ever 43 months ago | reply

    Esta foto es un tesoro historico,amazing pic,,,Pam

  15. jylascurain 43 months ago | reply

    They are British Medium Tank Mk V, known as male tank of the it serie, but the thank in the background is the British Medium Tank A, known as Whipper.

    Mr. Joaquín Yániz Lascurain.
    P.O.Box 167.
    08630 Abrera, Barcelona.
    SPAIN.

  16. nikola.vukasinovic 41 months ago | reply

    These tanks were beautifully designed!

  17. .Manna.Sparks. 41 months ago | reply

    THIS is amazing !

  18. mambo1935 24 months ago | reply

    great view!

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