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Old 27th February 2019, 14:35   #106
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NWFP, British India

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North West Frontier, 1919.
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British Soldiers resting alongside a Crossley armoured car. NWFP, 1930's
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A motor cycle machine gun team, 1919
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Some more pictures

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A Crossley armoured car, British India

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NW Frontier, Waziristan campaign (19361939)

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Another armoured car from India

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Spot the armoured car in this picture from the frontier provinces.

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Spot the armoured car in this picture from the frontier provinces.

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Left bottom (around 7 O' Clock) in the image. ahead of the 2 two-wheelers. Nice camo though.
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All these pre-War armoured cars equipped with machine guns only goes to show the brute military suppression which the British had to exercise to keep control of certain parts of the country by sheer brute force.
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All these pre-War armoured cars equipped with machine guns only goes to show the brute military suppression which the British had to exercise to keep control of certain parts of the country by sheer brute force.
one should also remember that a vast majority of the fighting forces of the British armies in India and Africa, were the native population, not foreigners.
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Found a very informative blog on the Armored cars. Posting the India specific ones here, the pictures are self explanatory.

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