Ivel Motor Ambulance ‘Ivel First-Aid Motor’

United Kingdom/Dominion of Canada (1904) Armored Ambulance – 1 Built The Boer Wars had taught the British Army many lessons, often coming at a high price. One of those lessons was that they needed a better and more efficient means of hauling artillery off-road than using animals, such as teams of oxen. A report for…

Kupchak War Automobile

United Kingdom/Dominion of Canada/United States of America (1917) Armored Tractor – Design Only In April 1917, World War I was in full swing with devastating losses on the Western Front and the United States had just declared war on Germany. Tanks had started to be used in combat and generated an enormous amount of interest…

Saczeany APC

Dominion of Canada (1918-1920) Armored Personnel Carrier – Blueprints Only Early tank designs are fascinating, as many of the things which would later be determined to be important on a tank had not yet been identified and information on tank design and employment was relatively scarce. The lack of experience in design and usage led…