COVID-19 TEMPORARY BUSINESS CLOSURE. WE ARE NOW CLOSED. In light of the current COVID-19 pandemic and the instructions given by the government, we have made the difficult decision to temporarily close our shop and workshop. We have done this for the safety of our staff, family and customers. We hope to re-open very soon and will comply with further government advice and instructions. We will post updates on our social media and website. We thank you for your understanding in this unprecedented situation and look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Land Rover Military Model Set

£65.00
Bookmark and Share
Information

Ten varied military configurations from across the years.

Collectable and detailed die-cast metal.

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 ½ ton Lightweight Hard Back – Military Police
> Forward Control 101” Ambulance – Gulf War Operation Granby – 1991
> Forward Control  GS – Trans Sahara Expedition – 1975

Specifications
  • Brand:
    Britpart
  • Product Code:
    DA1526
  • Weight:
    3kg
Reviews
Not yet reviewed
Write an online review and share your thoughts with other shoppers!
Be the first to review this product