War Office.


War Office, 8th November, 1939. 45 pp., 41 photo-plates. Original p.c., 18 x 25cm. Light marking & wear to covers o/w V.G. Forty-one ‘Not to be Published’ photographs depict tanks, trucks, guns, lorries, mortars and boats, all of which were ready for use at the start of the Second World War. Such types include : Cruiser Tank A9 & A13 ; Infantry Tank A11 ; Scammel Transport ; Morris Armoured Reconnaissance Car ; 2-pr. Anti-Tank Gun ; 6-in. Howitzer ; 6-in. Mark XIX Gun ; 18-pr. Mark IV ; Tractor, 6-Wheeled Artillery; Light Dragon ; 40-mm. Q.F. A.A. Gun ; Reconnaissance Boat ; Assault ; Folding Boat in Bridge ; Boat Unit Lorry ; Scout Carrier ; Bren Carrier ; 2-in. and 3-in. Mortar ; Truck, 15-cwt. ; etc. RARE.

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