Historics collection. The Prussian cuirassiers rode strong and impressive horses and were armed with straight blades. They were the pride of prince Hohenlohe’s heavy cavalry regiments that faced the Napoleon’s French troops during the battle of Jena-Auerstadt in 1806. The curassiers abandoned their breastplates in 1798 and wore a white coat with regiment...
Towards the end of the 70's, the Israeli army began to use a large number of M60 tanks, which were supplied by the United States. The Blazer was extensively modified to protect the crews after gaining experience during the various Middle East wars.
The Rafale is a 4th generation fighter aircraft manufactured by Dassault Aviation for French Air Force. The French Navy Rafale M was extensively used in the operations conducted on Libya in the first half of 2012 alongside the variants used by air force.
North American B-25 Mitchell was most probably one of the best medium bombers of WWII. The first flight of the twin-engine North American plane was done in 1939. Powered by two 1750 HP Wright R-2600 Cyclone engines, the B-25 was known by an unbelievable operational flexibility.
Scheme A - Boeing Fortress Mk.III (B-17G) "Take It Easy", No.214 (Federated Malay States) Squadron, No.100 (Bomber Support) Group, Royal Air Force Sculthorpe & Royal Air Force Oulton, Norfolk, England 1944. Scheme B - Boeing Fortress Mk.III (B-17G), No.223 Squadron, No.100 (Bomber Support) Group, Royal Air Force Sculthorpe & Royal Air Force...
Scheme 1 -Supermarine Walrus Mk.I, No.276 Squadron, Royal Air Force Harrowbeer, Devon, England, 1944.Scheme 2 - Supermarine Walrus Mk.I, No.700 Naval Air Squadron, HMS Sheffield, 1941. Scheme 3 - Supermarine Walrus Mk.I, No.5 CF Royal Australian Air Force, Australia & New Guinea, early 1943.
Scheme 1 - Curtiss Tomahawk Mk.IIA, No.26 Squadron, Royal Air Force Army Cooperation Command, Gatwick, Sussex, England, 1941.Scheme 2 - Curtiss Tomahawk Mk.II, aircraft flown by Sgt. William Earl Houston, No. 112 Squadron, Royal Air Force, Libya 1941.
Scheme 1 - Boulton Paul Defiant NF.I, No.151 Squadron, Royal Air Force Wittering, Cambridgeshire, England, February 1941.Scheme 2 - Boulton Paul Defiant NF.I, aircraft flown by Squadron Leader Phillip James Saunders, No. 264 Squadron, Royal Air Force Debden & Biggin Hill, England, December 1940/February 1941.
Scheme 1 - North American P-51D Mustang, "Little Indian", 2nd Air Command Group, 10th Air Force, United States Army Air Force, Kalaikunda, India, 1945.Scheme 2 - North American P-51D Mustang, 44-15152 "Jersey Jerk", aircraft flown by Captain Donald Strait, 361st Fighter Squadron, 356th Fighter Group, United States Army Air Force, Royal Air Force...
Scheme A - Messerschmitt Me262A-1A 9./Kampfgeschwader(J) 54, Neuburg an der Donau, Bavaria, Germany, March-April 1945. Scheme B - Messerschmitt Me262A-1A Aircraft flown by Geschwaderkommodore Theodor Weissenburger, Stab II./Jagdgeschwader 7, Kaltenkirchen, Germany, January 1945.
Scheme A - Aircraft flown by Flight Lieutenant Edward 'Ted' Powles, No. 81 Squadron, Royal Air Force Kai Tak, Hong Kong, January 1951. Scheme B - 3 Division Flottilj 11, Flygvapnet, Nyköping, Sweden, 1949.
Scheme A - No. 825 Naval Air Squadron, Fleet Air Arm, HMS Glorious, 1939. Scheme B - Aircraft believed to have been flown by Lieutenant Ian Swayne and observer Sub Lieutenant (A) J. Buxall, Operation "Judgement", No. 815 Naval Air Squadron, Fleet Air Arm, HMS Illustrious, 11-12 November, 1940.
Scheme 1 - Aircraft flown by Lieutenant Richard John (Dickie) Cork (DSO & DSC), No.880 Naval Air Squadron, Fleet Air Arm, HMS Indomitable, Operation “Ironclad”,Diego Suarez, Madagascar, May 1942.Scheme 2 - No.804 Naval Air Squadron, Fleet Arm Arm, HMS Eagle, 1941.