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    Light Tanks from Origin to Present Day

    Though minimally protected, Light Tanks proved essential to success in World War 2 and have gone on to retain some of their tactical value today.





    There are a total of (98) Light Tanks from Origin to Present Day in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below by initial year of service descending. Flag images indicative of country of origin.



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    O
     1 


    2018
    Thumbnail picture of the OBRUM PL-01

    OBRUM PL-01
    Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) / Fire Support Vehicle Concept
    P
     2 


    2016
    Thumbnail picture of the Paramount Mbombe 8

    Paramount Mbombe 8
    8x8 Wheeled Infantry Combat Vehicle (ICV)
    2
     3 


    2007
    Thumbnail picture of the 2S25 (Sprut-SD)

    2S25 (Sprut-SD)
    Self-Propelled Tank Destroyer / Light Tank / Infantry Fighting Vehicle
    N
     4 


    2006
    Thumbnail picture of the NORINCO ZBD2000 (Z-Family)

    NORINCO ZBD2000 (Z-Family)
    Amphibious ARV / IFV / Light Tank
    B
     5 


    2005
    Thumbnail picture of the BMD-4 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)

    BMD-4 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)
    Airborne Amphibious Light Tank / Infantry Fighting Vehicle
    C
     6 


    2001
    Thumbnail picture of the CV90120 (CV90120-T / CV90-120)

    CV90120 (CV90120-T / CV90-120)
    Light Tank / Tank Destroyer (TD)
    X
     7 


    1996
    Thumbnail picture of the XM8 / M8 Armored Gun System (AGS) (Close Combat Vehicle - Light)

    XM8 / M8 Armored Gun System (AGS) (Close Combat Vehicle - Light)
    Light Tank
    A
     8 


    1995
    Thumbnail picture of the Alvis Sabre

    Alvis Sabre
    Reconnaissance Light Tank
    C
     9 


    1993
    Thumbnail picture of the Combat Vehicle 90 / Stridsfordon 90 (CV90 / Strf 90

    Combat Vehicle 90 / Stridsfordon 90 (CV90 / Strf 90
    Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) / Light Tank
    B
     10 


    1990
    Thumbnail picture of the BMD-3 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)

    BMD-3 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)
    Airborne Amphibious Light Tank / Infantry Fighting Vehicle
    C
     11 


    1988
    Thumbnail picture of the Cadillac Gage Stingray

    Cadillac Gage Stingray
    Light Tank / Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV)
    B
     12 


    1987
    Thumbnail picture of the BMP-3 (Boyevaya Mashina Pekhoty)

    BMP-3 (Boyevaya Mashina Pekhoty)
    Infantry Fighting Vehicle / Light Tank
    T
     13 


    1985
    Thumbnail picture of the Type 85 (YW531H)

    Type 85 (YW531H)
    Light Amphibious Tank
    B
     14 


    1985
    Thumbnail picture of the BMD-2 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)

    BMD-2 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)
    Airborne Amphibious Light Tank / Infantry Fighting Vehicle
    B
     15 


    1983
    Thumbnail picture of the BNCFM SIBMAS

    BNCFM SIBMAS
    6x6 Wheeled Armored Fighting Vehicle (AFV)
    T
     16 


    1983
    Thumbnail picture of the TAMSE TAM (Tanque Argentino Mediano)

    TAMSE TAM (Tanque Argentino Mediano)
    Light Tank / Medium Tank
    B
     17 


    1982
    Thumbnail picture of the BMP-2 (Boyevaya Mashina Pekhoty)

    BMP-2 (Boyevaya Mashina Pekhoty)
    Infantry Fighting Vehicle
    A
     18 


    1980
    Thumbnail picture of the AAI Rapid Deplyment / Force Light Tank (RDF / LT)

    AAI Rapid Deplyment / Force Light Tank (RDF / LT)
    Light Tank
    A
     19 


    1976
    Thumbnail picture of the AVGP (Armoured Vehicle General Purpose)

    AVGP (Armoured Vehicle General Purpose)
    6-Wheeled Armored Fighting Vehicle (AFV)
    B
     20 


    1973
    Thumbnail picture of the Bernardini X1A (Stuart)

    Bernardini X1A (Stuart)
    Light Tank
    A
     21 


    1973
    Thumbnail picture of the Alvis FV101 Scorpion

    Alvis FV101 Scorpion
    Reconnaissance Vehicle
    A
     22 


    1971
    Thumbnail picture of the Alvis FV107 Scimitar

    Alvis FV107 Scimitar
    Armed Reconnaissance Vehicle
    J
     23 


    1971
    Thumbnail picture of the Jagdpanzer SK 105 Kurassier

    Jagdpanzer SK 105 Kurassier
    Light Tank / Tank Destroyer
    B
     24 


    1969
    Thumbnail picture of the BMD-1 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)

    BMD-1 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)
    Airborne Amphibious Light Tank / Infantry Fighting Vehicle
    M
     25 


    1968
    Thumbnail picture of the M551 Sheridan

    M551 Sheridan
    Armored Reconnaissance Airborne Assault Vehicle
    B
     26 


    1966
    Thumbnail picture of the BMP-1 (Boyevaya Mashina Pekhoty)

    BMP-1 (Boyevaya Mashina Pekhoty)
    Infantry Fighting Vehicle / Light Tank
    N
     27 


    1963
    Thumbnail picture of the NORINCO Type 62

    NORINCO Type 62
    Light Tank
    N
     28 


    1963
    Thumbnail picture of the NORINCO Type 63 (WZ211)

    NORINCO Type 63 (WZ211)
    Amphibious Light Tank
    S
     29 


    1958
    Thumbnail picture of the Stridsvagn 74 (Strv 74)

    Stridsvagn 74 (Strv 74)
    Light Tank / Main Battle Tank
    S
     30 


    1958
    Thumbnail picture of the Schutzenpanzer SPz 11-2 Kurz

    Schutzenpanzer SPz 11-2 Kurz
    Tracked Armored Reconnaissance Vehicle (ARV)
    A
     31 


    1952
    Thumbnail picture of the AMX-13

    AMX-13
    Light Tank (LT)
    P
     32 


    1952
    Thumbnail picture of the PT-76

    PT-76
    Light Amphibious Tank
    M
     33 


    1951
    Thumbnail picture of the M41 Walker Bulldog

    M41 Walker Bulldog
    Light Tank
    P
     34 


    1951
    Thumbnail picture of the Panhard EBR (Engin Blinde de Reconnaissance)

    Panhard EBR (Engin Blinde de Reconnaissance)
    Heavy Armored Car / Reconnaissance Light Tank
    M
     35 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the M24 Chaffee (Light Tank, M24)

    M24 Chaffee (Light Tank, M24)
    Reconnaissance Light Tank
    M
     36 


    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the M22 Locust

    M22 Locust
    Airborne Light Tank
    S
     37 


    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the SdKfz 123 Panzerspahwagen II (Luchs)

    SdKfz 123 Panzerspahwagen II (Luchs)
    Fast Reconnaissance Light Tank
    M
     38 


    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the M5 Stuart (Light Tank, M5) (Stuart VI)

    M5 Stuart (Light Tank, M5) (Stuart VI)
    Light Tank
    B
     39 


    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Bob Semple Tank

    Bob Semple Tank
    Tractor-Tank Prototype
    S
     40 


    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Schofield Tank

    Schofield Tank
    Light Tank Prototype
    T
     41 


    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Type 2 Ka-Mi

    Type 2 Ka-Mi
    Amphibious Tank
    T
     42 


    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the T-70

    T-70
    Light Tank (LT)
    C
     43 


    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Cruiser Tank Mk VII Cavalier (A24)

    Cruiser Tank Mk VII Cavalier (A24)
    Light Tank / Armored Fighting Vehicle
    S
     44 


    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Stridsvagn m/40 (Strv m/40)

    Stridsvagn m/40 (Strv m/40)
    Light Tank
    T
     45 


    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the T-60

    T-60
    Light Tank
    T
     46 


    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the T-40

    T-40
    Amphibious Light Tank
    M
     47 


    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the M3 Stuart (Light Tank, M3)

    M3 Stuart (Light Tank, M3)
    Light Tank
    N
     48 


    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the NI Tank (Odessa Tank)

    NI Tank (Odessa Tank)
    Improvised Light Tank
    C
     49 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Carro Armato L6/40

    Carro Armato L6/40
    Light Tank
    C
     50 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Cruiser Tank Mk IV (A13)

    Cruiser Tank Mk IV (A13)
    Cruiser Tank
    C
     51 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Cruiser Tank Mk V Covenanter (A13)

    Cruiser Tank Mk V Covenanter (A13)
    Cruiser Tank
    S
     52 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Stridsvagn m/39 (Strv m/39)

    Stridsvagn m/39 (Strv m/39)
    Light Tank
    3
     53 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the 38M Toldi

    38M Toldi
    Light Tank
    H
     54 


    1939
    Thumbnail picture of the Hotchkiss H39

    Hotchkiss H39
    Fast Reconnaissance Light Tank
    L
     55 


    1939
    Thumbnail picture of the LT vz. 38 / PzKpfW 38(t) (SdKfz 140)

    LT vz. 38 / PzKpfW 38(t) (SdKfz 140)
    Light Tank
    S
     56 


    1939
    Thumbnail picture of the SdKfz 141 Panzerkampfwagen III (PzKpfW III) / Panzer 3

    SdKfz 141 Panzerkampfwagen III (PzKpfW III) / Panzer 3
    Light / Medium Tank
    V
     57 


    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the Vickers Mk VII (A17) (Tetrarch)

    Vickers Mk VII (A17) (Tetrarch)
    Air-Droppable Light Tank
    S
     58 


    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the Stridsvagn m/38 (Strv m/38)

    Stridsvagn m/38 (Strv m/38)
    Light Tank
    S
     59 


    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the SdKfz 265 Panzerbefehlswagen

    SdKfz 265 Panzerbefehlswagen
    Command Tank
    C
     60 


    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the Cruiser Tank Mk III (A13 Mark I)

    Cruiser Tank Mk III (A13 Mark I)
    Combat Fast Tank / Cruiser Tank
    4
     61 


    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the 4TP (PZlnz 140)

    4TP (PZlnz 140)
    Light Tank
    T
     62 


    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the T-38

    T-38
    Amphibious Light Tank
    T
     63 


    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Type 97 Te-Ke

    Type 97 Te-Ke
    Infantry Support / Reconnaissance Tankette
    7
     64 


    1936
    Thumbnail picture of the 7TP

    7TP
    Light Tank
    S
     65 


    1936
    Thumbnail picture of the SdKfz 121 Panzerkampfwagen II (PzKpfW II) / Panzer 2

    SdKfz 121 Panzerkampfwagen II (PzKpfW II) / Panzer 2
    Light Tank
    L
     66 


    1936
    Thumbnail picture of the LT vz. 35 / PzKpfW 35(t)

    LT vz. 35 / PzKpfW 35(t)
    Light Tank
    T
     67 


    1936
    Thumbnail picture of the Type 95 Ha-Go (Ke-Go / Kyu-Go)

    Type 95 Ha-Go (Ke-Go / Kyu-Go)
    Light Tank
    H
     68 


    1936
    Thumbnail picture of the Hotchkiss H35

    Hotchkiss H35
    Light Tank
    R
     69 


    1936
    Thumbnail picture of the Renault R35 (Char leger Modele 1935 R)

    Renault R35 (Char leger Modele 1935 R)
    Light Tank / Infantry Support Vehicle
    V
     70 


    1936
    Thumbnail picture of the Vickers Mk VI (Light Tank Mk VI)

    Vickers Mk VI (Light Tank Mk VI)
    Light Tank
    A
     71 


    1936
    Thumbnail picture of the AH-IV

    AH-IV
    Tankette
    M
     72 


    1935
    Thumbnail picture of the M2 (Light Tank, M2)

    M2 (Light Tank, M2)
    Light Tank
    C
     73 


    1935
    Thumbnail picture of the Carro Armato L3 (Series)

    Carro Armato L3 (Series)
    Tankette / Light Tank
    S
     74 


    1935
    Thumbnail picture of the SdKfz 101 Panzerkampfwagen I (PzKpfW I) / Panzer 1

    SdKfz 101 Panzerkampfwagen I (PzKpfW I) / Panzer 1
    Light Tank
    B
     75 


    1934
    Thumbnail picture of the BT-7 (Bystrochodnij Tankov)

    BT-7 (Bystrochodnij Tankov)
    Light Fast Tank
    S
     76 


    1934
    Thumbnail picture of the Stridsvagn L-60 (Strv L-60)

    Stridsvagn L-60 (Strv L-60)
    Light Tank
    L
     77 


    1934
    Thumbnail picture of the LT vz. 34

    LT vz. 34
    Light Tank
    T
     78 


    1934
    Thumbnail picture of the Tancik vz. 33

    Tancik vz. 33
    Tankette
    M
     79 


    1933
    Thumbnail picture of the M1 (Light Tank, M1 / M1 Combat Car)

    M1 (Light Tank, M1 / M1 Combat Car)
    Light Tank
    T
     80 


    1933
    Thumbnail picture of the T-37A

    T-37A
    Amphibious Light Tank
    B
     81 


    1933
    Thumbnail picture of the BT-5 (Bystrochodnij Tankov)

    BT-5 (Bystrochodnij Tankov)
    Light Fast Tank
    T
     82 


    1932
    Thumbnail picture of the Type 92 Jyu-Sokosha

    Type 92 Jyu-Sokosha
    Armored Car / Tankette / Light Tank
    B
     83 


    1932
    Thumbnail picture of the BT-2 (Bystrochodnij Tankov)

    BT-2 (Bystrochodnij Tankov)
    Fast Light Tank
    V
     84 


    1931
    Thumbnail picture of the Vickers Mk II (Light Tank, Mk II)

    Vickers Mk II (Light Tank, Mk II)
    Light Tank
    T
     85 


    1931
    Thumbnail picture of the T-26

    T-26
    Infantry Light Tank
    R
     86 


    1931
    Thumbnail picture of the Renault Char D1

    Renault Char D1
    Armored Fighting Vehicle
    T
     87 


    1928
    Thumbnail picture of the T-18 (MS-1)

    T-18 (MS-1)
    Light Tank
    V
     88 


    1928
    Thumbnail picture of the Vickers 6-Ton (Mark E)

    Vickers 6-Ton (Mark E)
    Light Tank
    V
     89 


    1928
    Thumbnail picture of the Vickers D3E1 Wheel-cum-Track Machine

    Vickers D3E1 Wheel-cum-Track Machine
    Experimental Armored Vehicle Design
    M
     90 


    1927
    Thumbnail picture of the Morris-Martel Tankette

    Morris-Martel Tankette
    Light Armored Fighting Vehicle (AFV)
    F
     91 


    1923
    Thumbnail picture of the FIAT 3000 (Carro d-assalto 3000 / L.5 Series)

    FIAT 3000 (Carro d-assalto 3000 / L.5 Series)
    Light Tank
    S
     92 


    1922
    Thumbnail picture of the Stridsvagn m/21 (Strv m/21)

    Stridsvagn m/21 (Strv m/21)
    Light Tank
    F
     93 


    1918
    Thumbnail picture of the Ford Model 1918 3-ton (M1918)

    Ford Model 1918 3-ton (M1918)
    Light Tank
    L
     94 


    1918
    Thumbnail picture of the Leichter Kampfwagen I (LK I)

    Leichter Kampfwagen I (LK I)
    Prototype Light Tank
    L
     95 


    1918
    Thumbnail picture of the Leichter Kampfwagen II (LK II)

    Leichter Kampfwagen II (LK II)
    Light Tank
    M
     96 


    1918
    Thumbnail picture of the M1917 6-ton

    M1917 6-ton
    Tank
    R
     97 


    1917
    Thumbnail picture of the Renault FT-17

    Renault FT-17
    Light Tank
    C
     98 


    1916
    Thumbnail picture of the Char d'Assault Schneider (Schneider CA)

    Char d'Assault Schneider (Schneider CA)
    Assault Tank