In 1928, Vickers-Armstrongs completed a design of a new, lighter Vickers 6 Ton tank (Mark E). It was to be one of the most significant tank developments, and at that time it was one of the most modern tanks in the world. The first 6-ton tank was tested in Poland in September 1930, On 14 September 1931, Poland bought 38 tanks Vickers Mk.E Type A, with spare parts and a manufacturing licence. Its Polish development was named: VAU-33 (Vickers-Armstrong-Ursus 1933), eventually renamed to 7TP.

In Vickers-Armstrongs completed a design of a new, lighter Vickers 6 Ton…

Hull of 17cm Kanone 72 (Sf) Geschutzwagen Tiger - German prototype of self-propelled gun with 17 mm cannon. Only hull with wheels was built.

Hull of Kanone 72 (Sf) Geschutzwagen Tiger - German prototype of self-propelled gun with 17 mm cannon. Only hull with wheels was built.

American soldier watching hull of 17cm Kanone 72 (Sf) Geschutzwagen Tiger

American soldier watching hull of Kanone 72 (Sf) Geschutzwagen Tiger

Polish reconnaissance tank Polish light TK reconnaissance tank.

The (TK) and TKS light turretless reconnaissance tanks, commonly called…

7TP (siedmiotonowy polski) by Panzer DB, via Flickr

7TP (siedmiotonowy polski) by Panzer DB, via Flickr

10TP - Polish prototype of fast tank, based on Christie's chassis. Never left the prototype status.

- Polish prototype of fast tank, based on Christie's chassis. Never left the prototype status.

Polish Ursus Artillery tractor,used by both German and Soviet forces

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TK-S(p) tankette rearmed with an MG-151 Cannon. The TK-S tankette equipped the Polish Army. After the Fall of Poland in 1939, several were captured by the Germans and used mostly as Gun Tractors.

TK-S(p) tankette rearmed with an Cannon. The TK-S tankette equipped the Polish Army. After the Fall of Poland in several were captured by the Germans and used mostly as Gun Tractors.

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