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The AFV ASSOCIATION was formed in 1964 to support the thoughts and research of all those interested in Armored Fighting Vehicles and related topics, such as AFV drawings. The emphasis has always been on sharing information and communicating with other members of similar interests; e.g. German armor, Japanese AFVs, or whatever.
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Warrior by Massimo Foti, on Flickr
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Vickers Medium Mk II by Massimo Foti, on Flickr
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Whippet by Massimo Foti, on Flickr
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This was last shot from my 2014 visit. You can see all 750 pictures here:
www.flickr.com/photos/...270470716/

If you would like to see more from Bovington, don't miss Paul's album too:
www.flickr.com/photos/...orts/sets/

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Massimo, Thanks for sharing your photos here, and on flickr! Great shots! Rick
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Here also a thank you for sharing

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Thanks for taking the time to post all those photos. I hope to visit there one day.

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The new "Tank Factory" exhibition will open at the end of the month.
Potentially this could be very cool. I can't wait to take a look at some pictures
www.tankmuseum.org/wha...ovexb53112

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"Tank factory" exhibition..

www.facebook.com/tankm...6666105842

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Seems nice but, once again, it requires to reduce the amount of vehicles on display...

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I was taking a look at next year calendar since I am considering to attend Tankfest. Then I realized there is "Tiger Day" in late April too... Ideally I would love to attend both, but most likely I have to pick one. Now I am torn...

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Light Tank Mk IIA

is it now in green camouflage (before www.flickr.com/photos/...xw-cw19iq)

www.flickr.com/photos/...436913104/

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I like the former better.
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On the picture of the Warrior, you can see a strip of metal bolted along the join of the glacis plate and the front armour. I remember hearing a story that that had been put there to protect the weld from being penetrated by lucky bullet/machine gun fire. Does anyone know if there is any truth in that?
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Last time I visited Bovington I stayed at a B&B in Wool, the place was nice but Wool is really in the middle of nowhere and even going out for dinner was problematic.
This time I am thinking about an accommodation in another town, a place along the London-Weymouth railway from where I could reach Wool by train. Any suggestion?

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