10 Piece Land Rover Military Set - Die-cast 1:76 scale models - SPECIAL OFFER

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Description

One vehicle synonymous with military operations around the world is the Land Rover.
Starting with an initial order in 1948 for 48 Series 1 vehicles for the British Army, follow closely by a further 1878, the British Armed Forces have used Land Rovers in huge numbers and in many different roles.
Many were civilian types adapted for military use while others such as the air portable Lightweight (one of the most successful military Land Rovers ever built) and the 101 Forward Control were specifically designed for the military.
Land Rovers of various types have been used by all three British Armed Forces and by numerous foreign countries as well.
Its many roles include cargo and troop transport, ambulance, reconnaissance, bomb disposal, communications and line laying.
Represented here are a small number of the many types and liveries used by all three forces dating from the late 1940s to the current day.

Series 1 88 Canvas Back 34th Light AA Regiment RAF Firdan, Egypt. 1955.
Series 1 80 Hard Back RAF circa 1948-1950
Series 2 LWB Station Wagon 44th Home Counties Infantry Division, Albuhera circa 1958-61
Series 2 SWB Canvas Back 13 Command Workshop, REME circa 1958-1965
Series 3 SWB Canvas roof Royal Navy 1970s
Defender Hard Back Berlin Scheme circa 1990-1994
Land Rover FT6 Carmichael Army Fire Service 1960s
Land Rover ton Lightweight Hard Back Military Police
Forward Control 101 Ambulance Gulf War Operation Granby 1991
Forward Control GS Trans Sahara Expedition 1975

  • Product Code:1805-FD
  • MPN:DA1526