Vickers Medium Mk.I & Mk.II

United Kingdom (1924) Medium Tank – 286 Built The early 1920’s were a difficult time for the British Royal Armoured Corps (RAC). Their First World War tanks were becoming worn down and obsolete. Equally, a series of projects designed in house, such as the Medium D, Medium C, and Light Infantry tank, had all failed….

Vickers Medium Mk.D

United Kingdom/Irish Free State (1929) Medium Tank – 1 Built Ireland’s First Tank The British company of Vickers was one of the biggest tank producers in the years leading up to the Second World War. In 1925, the company began production of their Medium Tank Mk.II and the Irish Free State (today the Republic of…

Vickers Medium Mk.III

United Kingdom (1930) Medium Tank (1927) – 3 Built By the early 1920’s, the British Government’s enthusiasm for a state tank program had collapsed following the unsuccessful ‘Medium Mark D’. This project had eaten up the majority of the Government Tank Design Bureau’s budget and the widely overambitious model had been horribly unreliable. The exit…