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Warspite118 Jan 2023 2:51 p.m. PST

The British Matilda II held at the Bovington Tank Museum is being restored.

New video here:

YouTube link


JimDuncanUK18 Jan 2023 3:19 p.m. PST


14Bore18 Jan 2023 4:21 p.m. PST

I like early war tanks a lot more than later, and the desert campaign is a favorite so neat to see this.

Warspite119 Jan 2023 2:59 p.m. PST

I happen to admin/edit the world Tanks and Armoured Cars group on Flickr and this came up in our contributions:


Certainly a Matilda II which came second in an engagement. I hope the crew got out first.


StarCruiser24 Jan 2023 10:34 a.m. PST

I'd guess that was probably a shot from an '88' that took her out.

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