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WW2 British Tanks (1939-1945)

British Cruiser and Infantry tank formations held their own for the most part during World War 2, ultimately aided by the arrival of the American M4 Sherman in large quantity.

WW2 British Tanks (1939-1945)

British Cruiser and Infantry tank formations held their own for the most part during World War 2, ultimately aided by the arrival of the American M4 Sherman in large quantity.

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There are a total of 46 WW2 British Tanks (1939-1945) 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. This listing also includes captured enemy systems as well as those acquired through Lend-Lease. Return to the World War 2 Tanks by Country Index.





#1
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Archer (Self-Propelled 17pdr, Valentine, Mk I)
Archer (Self-Propelled 17pdr, Valentine, Mk I)
Tank Destroyer (TD) / Assault Gun
#2
1940
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Carro Armato M13/40
Carro Armato M13/40
Medium Tank Tracked Combat Vehicle
#3
1941
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Carro Armato M14/41
Carro Armato M14/41
Medium Tank
#4
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Churchill Crocodile (Churchill Mk VII)
Churchill Crocodile (Churchill Mk VII)
Flame-Throwing Combat Tank
#5
1938
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Cruiser Tank Mk I (A9)
Cruiser Tank Mk I (A9)
Medium Tank
ADVERTISEMENTS
#6
1940
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Cruiser Tank Mk II (A10)
Cruiser Tank Mk II (A10)
Cruiser Tank
#7
1938
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Cruiser Tank Mk III (A13 Mark I)
Cruiser Tank Mk III (A13 Mark I)
Combat Fast Tank / Cruiser Tank
#8
1940
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Cruiser Tank Mk IV (A13)
Cruiser Tank Mk IV (A13)
Cruiser Tank
#9
1940
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Cruiser Tank Mk V Covenanter (A13)
Cruiser Tank Mk V Covenanter (A13)
Cruiser Tank
#10
1941
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Cruiser Tank Mk VI Crusader (A15)
Cruiser Tank Mk VI Crusader (A15)
Cruiser Tank
#11
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Cruiser Tank Mk VII Cavalier (A24)
Cruiser Tank Mk VII Cavalier (A24)
Light Tank / Armored Fighting Vehicle
#12
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Cruiser Tank Mk VIII Challenger (A30)
Cruiser Tank Mk VIII Challenger (A30)
Tank Destroyer (TD)
#13
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Cruiser Tank Mk VIII Cromwell (A27M)
Cruiser Tank Mk VIII Cromwell (A27M)
Cruiser Tank / Medium Tank
#14
1941
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Cruiser Tank Ram
Cruiser Tank Ram
Medium Tank / Cruiser Tank
#15
1940
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Half-Track Car M2
Half-Track Car M2
Half-Track Multi-Purpose Armored Personnel Carrier
#16
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Half-Track Car M9
Half-Track Car M9
Multi-role Armored Personnel Carrier (APC)
#17
1945
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Infantry Tank Churchill (A43) Black Prince
Infantry Tank Churchill (A43) Black Prince
Infantry Tank
#18
1938
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Infantry Tank Mk I Matilda (A11)
Infantry Tank Mk I Matilda (A11)
Infantry Tank
#19
1939
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Infantry Tank Mk II Matilda (A12)
Infantry Tank Mk II Matilda (A12)
Infantry Tank
#20
1940
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Infantry Tank Mk III Valentine
Infantry Tank Mk III Valentine
Infantry Tank
#21
1941
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Infantry Tank Mk IV Churchill (A22)
Infantry Tank Mk IV Churchill (A22)
Infantry Tank
#22
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Infantry Tank Valiant (A38)
Infantry Tank Valiant (A38)
Infantry / Assault Tank
#23
1941
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Landing Vehicle Tracked (LVT-2 / LVT-4) (Alligator / Water Buffalo)
Landing Vehicle Tracked (LVT-2 / LVT-4) (Alligator / Water Buffalo)
Amphibious Personnel Carrier
#24
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Light Tank Mk VIII (A25) (Harry Hopkins)
Light Tank Mk VIII (A25) (Harry Hopkins)
Light Tank
#25
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the M10 Gun Motor Carriage (Wolverine / Achilles)
M10 Gun Motor Carriage (Wolverine / Achilles)
Tank Destroyer / Gun Motor Carriage
#26
1935
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the M2 (Light Tank, M2)
M2 (Light Tank, M2)
Light Tank
#27
1943
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the M22 Locust
M22 Locust
Airborne Light Tank Combat Vehicle
#28
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the M24 Chaffee (Light Tank, M24)
M24 Chaffee (Light Tank, M24)
Reconnaissance Light Tank
#29
1941
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the M3 Lee / M3 Grant (Medium Tank, M3)
M3 Lee / M3 Grant (Medium Tank, M3)
Medium Tank
#30
1941
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the M3 Stuart (Light Tank, M3)
M3 Stuart (Light Tank, M3)
Light Tank (LT)
#31
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the M4 Sherman (Medium Tank, M4)
M4 Sherman (Medium Tank, M4)
Medium Tank Tracked Combat Vehicle
#32
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the M5 Stuart (Light Tank, M5) (Stuart VI)
M5 Stuart (Light Tank, M5) (Stuart VI)
Light Tank (LT)
#33
1917
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Renault FT-17
Renault FT-17
Two-Man Light-class Combat Tank
#34
1942
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Sherman Crab
Sherman Crab
Special Purpose Mine Flail Tank Tracked Support Vehicle
#35
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Sherman DD (Duplex Drive)
Sherman DD (Duplex Drive)
Amphibious Combat Tank Tracked Combat Vehicle
#36
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Sherman Firefly (Medium Tank, M4A4)
Sherman Firefly (Medium Tank, M4A4)
Tank Destroyer / Medium Tank Tracked Combat Vehicle
#37
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the T14 (Assault Tank T14)
T14 (Assault Tank T14)
Heavy Tank / Assault Tank Project
#38
1944
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Tank, Heavy Assault, Tortoise (A39)
Tank, Heavy Assault, Tortoise (A39)
Heavy Tank
#39
1940
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Tank, Heavy, TOG 1
Tank, Heavy, TOG 1
Heavy Tank Project
#40
1940
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Tank, Heavy, TOG 2
Tank, Heavy, TOG 2
Heavy Tank Project
#41
1940
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Thornycroft Bison
Thornycroft Bison
Concrete Armoured Lorry / Improvised Mobile Pillbox
#42
1928
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Vickers 6-Ton (Mark E)
Vickers 6-Ton (Mark E)
Light Tank
#43
1933
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Vickers Commercial Light Tank
Vickers Commercial Light Tank
Armored Fighting Vehicle (AFV) / Infantry Support Vehicle
#44
1925
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Vickers Medium Mark II
Vickers Medium Mark II
Medium Tank
#45
1936
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Vickers Mk VI (Light Tank Mk VI)
Vickers Mk VI (Light Tank Mk VI)
Light / Reconnaissance Tank
#46
1938
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Vickers Mk VII (A17) (Tetrarch)
Vickers Mk VII (A17) (Tetrarch)
Air-Droppable Light Tank