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A Honey of a Tank

A few years back, in 2011 I did the rounds of the usual haunts, hunting down plinthed and preserved tanks, there were three models that fell into my research, namely Crusaders, Shermans and M3 Stuarts. This post deal with one … Continue reading

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Bakerton and Payneville.

Continuing with my efforts to capture images of the more obscure cemeteries where CWGC graves are to be found, I ventured forth to Bakerton/Payneville Cemetery outside of Springs. My original thoughts were that these were two distinctly seperate places, however, … Continue reading

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Preserved Tanks. Shuffling Shermans

The much loved Sherman is surprisingly scarce when it comes to gate guards and plinths. I saw my first plinthed one in Bethlehem and have¬†had a beady eye out ever since. ¬†Unfortunately there are so many variants of the M4A1 … Continue reading

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The wreckage of remembrance: brakpan

It is important to note the use of lower case in the title of this post because frankly brakpan does not deserve the use of upper case. On 19 November I was in the brakpan area to photograph the derelict … Continue reading

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