Discussion in 'Weapons, Technology & Equipment' started by KevinT, May 19, 2011.
I came across the Austin and the Bedford on holiday in Cyprus many years ago.
Another wreck from Cyprus.
The 25 pdr photos the man on the far right is my late Father who was a WOII with 210 L.A.D. ( armed with Bofor 40 / 70 at the time ).
there's also a valentine with a post war pillbox type affair welded on top, still on cyprus somewhere !
Having fired at tank hulks on Colony Gate at Pribright and other sites, I started looking for others I knew of. some like the one on Browndown ranges (Lee on the Solent) appear to have gone. Others still extant I did not know about, the Churchill 1 on Kithurst Hill Nr Findon, Sussex
a local historian claims it to be from the Calgary Regiment stationed in the area WW2 used as a PIAT target, she certainly shows many splash marks.
PIAT Antitanque de 1943 - I imagine some will be able to identify the obsolete Mks used as targets in this video.
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