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Cold War Tanks (1947-1991)

The Cold War saw a surge in tank design and production with each side attempting to out-do the other through evermore impressive end-products.

Cold War Tanks (1947-1991)

The Cold War saw a surge in tank design and production with each side attempting to out-do the other through evermore impressive end-products.

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There are a total of 110 Cold War Tanks (1947-1991) in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z). Flag images indicative of country of origin and not necessarily primary operator.



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AAI Rapid Deplyment Force / Light Tank (RDF / LT)
Light Tank Prototype
Picture of the AAI Rapid Deplyment Force / Light Tank (RDF / LT)
001
National Flag Graphic
1980
Alvis FV101 Scorpion
Reconnaissance Vehicle
Picture of the Alvis FV101 Scorpion
002
National Flag Graphic
1973
Alvis FV107 Scimitar
Armed Reconnaissance Vehicle
Picture of the Alvis FV107 Scimitar
003
National Flag Graphic
1971
AMX-13
Light Tank (LT)
Picture of the AMX-13
004
National Flag Graphic
1952
AMX-30
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the AMX-30
005
National Flag Graphic
1966
AMX-32
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the AMX-32
006
National Flag Graphic
1979
AMX-40
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the AMX-40
007
National Flag Graphic
1986
AMX-50
Heavy Tank Project
Picture of the AMX-50
008
National Flag Graphic
1953
ARL 44
Heavy Tank
Picture of the ARL 44
009
National Flag Graphic
1949
Bernardini MB-3 Tamoyo
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the Bernardini MB-3 Tamoyo
0010
National Flag Graphic
1983
Bernardini X1A (Stuart)
Light Tank (LT)
Picture of the Bernardini X1A (Stuart)
0011
National Flag Graphic
1973
BMD-1 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)
Airborne Amphibious Light Tank / Infantry Fighting Vehicle
Picture of the BMD-1 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)
0012
National Flag Graphic
1969
BMD-2 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)
Airborne Amphibious Light Tank / Infantry Fighting Vehicle
Picture of the BMD-2 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)
0013
National Flag Graphic
1985
BMP-1 (Boyevaya Mashina Pekhoty)
Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) / Light Tank
Picture of the BMP-1 (Boyevaya Mashina Pekhoty)
0014
National Flag Graphic
1966
BMP-2 (Boyevaya Mashina Pekhoty)
Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV)
Picture of the BMP-2 (Boyevaya Mashina Pekhoty)
0015
National Flag Graphic
1982
BNCFM SIBMAS
6x6 Wheeled Armored Fighting Vehicle (AFV)
Picture of the BNCFM SIBMAS
0016
National Flag Graphic
1983
Cadillac Gage Stingray
Light Tank
Picture of the Cadillac Gage Stingray
0017
National Flag Graphic
1988
Carro Armato L6/40
Light Tank Tracked Combat Vehicle
Picture of the Carro Armato L6/40
0018
National Flag Graphic
1940
Centurion (A41)
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the Centurion (A41)
0019
National Flag Graphic
1945
Challenger 1
Main Battle Tank (MBT) Tracked Combat Vehicle
Picture of the Challenger 1
0020
National Flag Graphic
1983
Chieftain
Main Battle Tank (MBT) Tracked Combat Vehicle
Picture of the Chieftain
0021
National Flag Graphic
1965
Chonma-ho (Pegasus)
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the Chonma-ho (Pegasus)
0022
National Flag Graphic
1981
Chrysler TV-8
Medium Amphibious Combat Tank Concept
Picture of the Chrysler TV-8
0023
National Flag Graphic
1954
Churchill Crocodile (Churchill Mk VII)
Flame-Throwing Combat Tank
Picture of the Churchill Crocodile (Churchill Mk VII)
0024
National Flag Graphic
1943
Cruiser Tank Mk VI Crusader (A15)
Cruiser Tank
Picture of the Cruiser Tank Mk VI Crusader (A15)
0025
National Flag Graphic
1941
Cruiser Tank Mk VIII Cromwell (A27M)
Cruiser Tank / Medium Tank
Picture of the Cruiser Tank Mk VIII Cromwell (A27M)
0026
National Flag Graphic
1943
Denel Olifant (Elephant)
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the Denel Olifant (Elephant)
0027
National Flag Graphic
1978
DIO T-72Z (T-55)
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the DIO T-72Z (T-55)
0028
National Flag Graphic
1996
Engesa EE-T1 Osorio
Main Battle Tank (MBT) Project
Picture of the Engesa EE-T1 Osorio
0029
National Flag Graphic
1987
FV214 Conqueror
Heavy Tank
Picture of the FV214 Conqueror
0030
National Flag Graphic
1955
Hotchkiss H35
Light Tank
Picture of the Hotchkiss H35
0031
National Flag Graphic
1936
Hotchkiss H39
Fast Reconnaissance Light Tank
Picture of the Hotchkiss H39
0032
National Flag Graphic
1939
Infantry Tank Mk II Matilda (A12)
Infantry Tank
Picture of the Infantry Tank Mk II Matilda (A12)
0033
National Flag Graphic
1939
Infantry Tank Mk IV Churchill (A22)
Infantry Tank
Picture of the Infantry Tank Mk IV Churchill (A22)
0034
National Flag Graphic
1941
IS-1 / JS-1 (Josef Stalin)
Heavy Tank Tracked Combat Vehicle
Picture of the IS-1 / JS-1 (Josef Stalin)
0035
National Flag Graphic
1943
IS-10 / T-10 (Josef Stalin)
Heavy Tank Tracked Combat Vehicle
Picture of the IS-10 / T-10 (Josef Stalin)
0036
National Flag Graphic
1953
IS-2 / JS-2 (Josef Stalin)
Heavy Tank Tracked Combat Vehicle
Picture of the IS-2 / JS-2 (Josef Stalin)
0037
National Flag Graphic
1943
IS-3 / JS-3 (Josef Stalin)
Heavy Tank Tracked Combat Vehicle
Picture of the IS-3 / JS-3 (Josef Stalin)
0038
National Flag Graphic
1945
Jagdpanzer SK 105 Kurassier
Light Tank / Tank Destroyer (TD)
Picture of the Jagdpanzer SK 105 Kurassier
0039
National Flag Graphic
1971
Khalid (Sword)
Main Battle Tank
Picture of the Khalid (Sword)
0040
National Flag Graphic
1981
Leopard 1
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the Leopard 1
0041
National Flag Graphic
1965
Leopard 2
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the Leopard 2
0042
National Flag Graphic
1979
Lion of Babylon (T-72M1)
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the Lion of Babylon (T-72M1)
0043
National Flag Graphic
1989
M1 Abrams
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the M1 Abrams
0044
National Flag Graphic
1980
M103 (Tank, Combat, Full Tracked, 120-mm, M103)
Heavy Tank
Picture of the M103 (Tank, Combat, Full Tracked, 120-mm, M103)
0045
National Flag Graphic
1957
M24 Chaffee (Light Tank, M24)
Reconnaissance Light Tank
Picture of the M24 Chaffee (Light Tank, M24)
0046
National Flag Graphic
1944
M26 Pershing
Heavy Tank / Medium Tank
Picture of the M26 Pershing
0047
National Flag Graphic
1945
M4 Sherman (Medium Tank, M4)
Medium Tank
Picture of the M4 Sherman (Medium Tank, M4)
0048
National Flag Graphic
1942
M41 Walker Bulldog
Light Tank (LT) Tracked Combat Vehicle
Picture of the M41 Walker Bulldog
0049
National Flag Graphic
1951
M46 Patton (General Patton)
Medium Tank Tracked Combat Vehicle
Picture of the M46 Patton (General Patton)
0050
National Flag Graphic
1950
M47 (Patton II)
Medium Tank Tracked Combat Vehicle
Picture of the M47 (Patton II)
0051
National Flag Graphic
1951
M48 Patton
Medium Tank
Picture of the M48 Patton
0052
National Flag Graphic
1952
M4A3(76)W HVSS Sherman (Easy Eight / M4A3E8)
Upped-Gunned Medium Tank
Picture of the M4A3(76)W HVSS Sherman (Easy Eight / M4A3E8)
0053
National Flag Graphic
1944
M5 Stuart (Light Tank, M5) (Stuart VI)
Light Tank (LT)
Picture of the M5 Stuart (Light Tank, M5) (Stuart VI)
0054
National Flag Graphic
1942
M-50 / M-51 Isherman (Super Sherman)
Medium Tank
Picture of the M-50 / M-51 Isherman (Super Sherman)
0055
National Flag Graphic
1956
M551 Sheridan
Armored Reconnaissance Airborne Assault Vehicle
Picture of the M551 Sheridan
0056
National Flag Graphic
1968
M60 (Patton)
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the M60 (Patton)
0057
National Flag Graphic
1960
M60 Super/AX (Super M60)
Main Battle Tank (MBT) Tracked Combat Vehicle Upgrade
Picture of the M60 Super/AX (Super M60)
0058
National Flag Graphic
1980
M-84 (MBT)
Main Battle Tank
Picture of the M-84 (MBT)
0059
National Flag Graphic
1985
Magach (M48 / M60)
Main Battle Tank (MBT) Combat Vehicle
Picture of the Magach (M48 / M60)
0060
National Flag Graphic
1968
MBT-70 (KPz-70)
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the MBT-70 (KPz-70)
0061
National Flag Graphic
1965
Merkava (Chariot)
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the Merkava (Chariot)
0062
National Flag Graphic
1979
NORINCO Type 59
Main Battle Tank (MBT) Tracked Combat Vehicle
Picture of the NORINCO Type 59
0063
National Flag Graphic
1959
NORINCO Type 62
Light Tank Combat Vehicle
Picture of the NORINCO Type 62
0064
National Flag Graphic
1963
NORINCO Type 63 (WZ211)
Amphibious Light Tank
Picture of the NORINCO Type 63 (WZ211)
0065
National Flag Graphic
1963
NORINCO Type 69
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the NORINCO Type 69
0066
National Flag Graphic
1982
NORINCO Type 80
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the NORINCO Type 80
0067
National Flag Graphic
1985
NORINCO Type 85-II
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the NORINCO Type 85-II
0068
National Flag Graphic
1985
Object 279 (Obyekt 279)
Super Heavy Tank Project
Picture of the Object 279 (Obyekt 279)
0069
National Flag Graphic
1957
OTO-Melara OF-40
Main Battle Tank (MBT) Combat Vehicle
Picture of the OTO-Melara OF-40
0070
National Flag Graphic
1981
Panhard EBR (Engin Blinde de Reconnaissance)
Heavy Armored Car / Reconnaissance Light Tank
Picture of the Panhard EBR (Engin Blinde de Reconnaissance)
0071
National Flag Graphic
1951
Panzer 58 (Pz 58)
Medium Tank / Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the Panzer 58 (Pz 58)
0072
National Flag Graphic
1958
Panzer 61 (Pz 61)
Medium Tank / Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the Panzer 61 (Pz 61)
0073
National Flag Graphic
1965
Panzer 68 (Pz 68)
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the Panzer 68 (Pz 68)
0074
National Flag Graphic
1971
PT-76
Amphibious Light Tank Combat Vehicle
Picture of the PT-76
0075
National Flag Graphic
1952
Renault R35 (Char leger Modele 1935 R)
Light / Infantry Support Tank
Picture of the Renault R35 (Char leger Modele 1935 R)
0076
National Flag Graphic
1936
ROTEM K1 (Type 88)
Main Battle Tank (MBT) Tracked Combat Vehicle
Picture of the ROTEM K1 (Type 88)
0077
National Flag Graphic
1986
Schutzenpanzer SPz 11-2 Kurz
Tracked Armored Reconnaissance Vehicle (ARV)
Picture of the Schutzenpanzer SPz 11-2 Kurz
0078
National Flag Graphic
1958
SdKfz 161 Panzerkampfwagen IV (PzKpfW IV) / Panzer 4
Medium Tank Tracked Combat Vehicle
Picture of the SdKfz 161 Panzerkampfwagen IV (PzKpfW IV) / Panzer 4
0079
National Flag Graphic
1939
SdKfz 171 Panzerkampfwagen V Panther (PzKpfW V) / Panzer 5
Medium Tank
Picture of the SdKfz 171 Panzerkampfwagen V Panther (PzKpfW V) / Panzer 5
0080
National Flag Graphic
1943
Sherman Firefly (Medium Tank, M4A4)
Tank Destroyer / Medium Tank
Picture of the Sherman Firefly (Medium Tank, M4A4)
0081
National Flag Graphic
1944
Sherman Jumbo (Medium Tank, M4A3E2)
Up-Armored Medium Tank / Assault Tank
Picture of the Sherman Jumbo (Medium Tank, M4A3E2)
0082
National Flag Graphic
1944
Sho't (Whip)
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the Sho't (Whip)
0083
National Flag Graphic
1970
Stridsvagn 103 (Strv 103) (S-Tank)
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the Stridsvagn 103 (Strv 103) (S-Tank)
0084
National Flag Graphic
1966
Stridsvagn 104 (Strv 104)
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the Stridsvagn 104 (Strv 104)
0085
National Flag Graphic
1953
Stridsvagn 74 (Strv 74)
Light Tank / Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the Stridsvagn 74 (Strv 74)
0086
National Flag Graphic
1958
Stridsvagn m/42 (Strv m/42)
Medium Tank
Picture of the Stridsvagn m/42 (Strv m/42)
0087
National Flag Graphic
1943
T-26
Infantry Light Tank Tracked Combat Vehicle
Picture of the T-26
0088
National Flag Graphic
1931
T28 Super Heavy Tank (Gun Motor Carriage T95)
Self-Propelled Gun / Heavy Tank Prototype
Picture of the T28 Super Heavy Tank (Gun Motor Carriage T95)
0089
National Flag Graphic
1945
T29 (Heavy Tank T29)
Heavy Tank Prototype Vehicle
Picture of the T29 (Heavy Tank T29)
0090
National Flag Graphic
1944
T30 (Heavy Tank T30)
Heavy Tank Prototype
Picture of the T30 (Heavy Tank T30)
0091
National Flag Graphic
1945
T-34
Medium Tank
Picture of the T-34
0092
National Flag Graphic
1940
T-34/85
Up-Gunned Medium Tank
Picture of the T-34/85
0093
National Flag Graphic
1943
T-40
Amphibious Light Tank
Picture of the T-40
0094
National Flag Graphic
1941
T-44
Medium Tank
Picture of the T-44
0095
National Flag Graphic
1944
T-54
Medium Tank / Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the T-54
0096
National Flag Graphic
1949
T-55
Medium Tank / Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the T-55
0097
National Flag Graphic
1958
T-62
Medium Tank / Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the T-62
0098
National Flag Graphic
1961
T-64
Main Battle Tank (MBT) Tracked Combat Vehicle
Picture of the T-64
0099
National Flag Graphic
1966
T-72 (Ural)
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the T-72 (Ural)
00100
National Flag Graphic
1972
ADVERTISEMENTS
T-80 (MBT)
Main Battle Tank
Picture of the T-80 (MBT)
00101
National Flag Graphic
1976
TAMSE TAM (Tanque Argentino Mediano)
Light Tank / Medium Tank
Picture of the TAMSE TAM (Tanque Argentino Mediano)
00102
National Flag Graphic
1983
TR-580 (Tanc Romanesc Model 580)
Main Battle Tank (MBT) Combat Vehicle
Picture of the TR-580 (Tanc Romanesc Model 580)
00103
National Flag Graphic
1977
TR-85 (Tanc Romanesc Model 85)
Main Battle Tank (MBT) Combat Vehicle
Picture of the TR-85 (Tanc Romanesc Model 85)
00104
National Flag Graphic
1986
Type 61
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
Picture of the Type 61
00105
National Flag Graphic
1961
Type 74 (Nana-yon)
Main Battle Tank (MBT) Combat Vehicle
Picture of the Type 74 (Nana-yon)
00106
National Flag Graphic
1975
Type 85 (YW531H)
Light Amphibious Tank
Picture of the Type 85 (YW531H)
00107
National Flag Graphic
1985
Type 95 Ha-Go (Ke-Go / Kyu-Go)
Light Tank
Picture of the Type 95 Ha-Go (Ke-Go / Kyu-Go)
00108
National Flag Graphic
1936
Vickers MBT (VMBT)
Main Battle Tank Armored Tracked Combat Vehicle
Picture of the Vickers MBT (VMBT)
00109
National Flag Graphic
1965
Vickers Mk VI (Light Tank Mk VI)
Light / Reconnaissance Tank
Picture of the Vickers Mk VI (Light Tank Mk VI)
00110
National Flag Graphic
1936


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