The M109 was introduced into the US army in 1963 giving the 155mm Howitzer protection and mobility. It was exported to 21 countries seeing combat in the Vietnam and Arab-Israeli conflicts. (the photograph depicts a model in Israeli service with extra items from the AC3 stowage pack)
The HMMVW or Humvee came into service in 1984. The Humvee gradualy replaced the Ford MUT and military light trucks as troop, weapons and cargo carrier. Over 190, 000 have been built and sold around the world. The first M988 versions had load capacity of 1100kg and had no armour it was fitted with a fabric roof and doors.
Supply carts developed by Egypt to support the leading troops as they crossed the Suez Canal in 1973. approximately 2000 of these were constructed. Each cart allowed 2 men to haul up to 350kg of Weapons, food, ammunition and water to front line 1-3 miles from the Canal until bridges could be put in place. These are very similar to …
Considred the first MBT, developed at the end of WW2 and some modernised vehicles are still in use. This late1950s version was armed with the effective 84mm 20pdr B gun with fume extractor. Exported extensively to NATO nations and around the world. It saw combat with Israeli in the 1967 war and Australia in Vietnam.