Kensington Tank Week, 130 Nelson

United Kingdom (1917-1918) Kensington Tank Week, 130 Nelson In March 1918 the fund raising WW1 Mk.IV Male tank 130 Nelson arrived in Kensington Tank Week The British Government needed to raise money to pay for the war effort. The tank was a new technology, and most of the population had not seen one. The War…

Stoke Newington Tank Week, 113 Julian

United Kingdom (1917-1918) Stoke Newington Tank Week, 113 Julian Tank Week The British Government needed to raise money to pay for the war effort. The tank was a new technology, and most of the population had not seen one. The War Savings Committee decided that six Mk.IV tanks would tour the country starting in December…

Islington Tank Week, 119 Ole Bill

United Kingdom (1917-1918) Islington Tank Week, 119 Ole Bill Tank Week The British Government needed to raise money to pay for the war effort. The tank was a new technology, and most of the population had not seen one. The War Savings Committee decided that six Mk.IV tanks would tour the country starting in December…

Hawick Tank Week, 113 Julian

United Kingdom (1917-1918) Hawick Tank Week, 113 Julian Tank Week The British Government needed to raise money to pay for the war effort. The tank was a new technology, and most of the population had not seen one. The War Savings Committee decided that six Mk.IV tanks would tour the country starting in December 1917…

Hammersmith Tank Week, 130 Nelson

United Kingdom (1917-1918) Hammersmith Tank Week, 130 Nelson In March 1918 the fund raising WW1 Mk.IV Male tank 130 Nelson arrived in Hammersmith Tank Week The British Government needed to raise money to pay for the war effort. The tank was a new technology, and most of the population had not seen one. The War…

Hackney Tank Week, 119 Ole Bill

United Kingdom (1917-1918) Hackney Tank Week, 119 Ole Bill Tank Week The British Government needed to raise money to pay for the war effort. The tank was a new technology, and most of the population had not seen one. The War Savings Committee decided that six Mk.IV tanks would tour the country starting in December…

Fulham Tank Week, 130 Nelson

United Kingdom (1917-1918) Fulham Tank Week, 130 Nelson In March 1918 the fund raising WW1 Mk.IV Male tank 130 Nelson arrived in Fulham Tank Week The British Government needed to raise money to pay for the war effort. The tank was a new technology, and most of the population had not seen one. The War…

Finsbury Tank Week, 119 Ole Bill

United Kingdom (1917-1918) Finsbury Tank Week, 119 Old Bill Tank Week The British Government needed to raise money to pay for the war effort. The tank was a new technology, and most of the population had not seen one. The War Savings Committee decided that six Mk.IV tanks would tour the country starting in December…

Edinburgh Tank Week, 113 Julian

United Kingdom (1917-1918) Edinburgh Tank Week, 113 Julian The amount of money raised during the war effort fundraising Tank Week was staggering. Edinburgh was one of the top ten cities and raised a total of £4,764,639. The Mk.IV male tank 113 Julian arrived in Leith in the city of Edinburgh and made its way up…

Eastbourne Tank Week, 142

United Kingdom (1917-1918) Eastbourne Tank Week, 142 The south coast’s National Savings drive was supported by the visit of a tank in July 1918. It visited Hove, Brighton, Eastbourne etc during that month. What is interesting, however, is that this tank was not one of the regular six tank banks. It was in fact another…

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