Tag: Armoured

Land-Rover Series 1 80 inch armoured – Made in Singapore

In an earlier post I published some rare images of armoured Series 1 vehicles, as used in Malaya in the 1950’s. Thanks to visitor Spencer Owen, another armoured Land-Rover Series 1 model with oriental origins is unearthed. This 80 inch model was advertised in 1952 and the conversion to bullet-proof was done locally. Since this […]

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An armoured Land-Rover Series 1

These rare images show some modified Land-Rover Series 1 models in wartime action during the 1950’s. This armoured Series 1 was deployed during the ‘Malayan Emergency‘ or ‘Anti-British National Liberation War, a guerilla war of the Malayan National Liberation Army (MNLA) against the armed forces of the British military and Commonwealth. Other vehicles used during […]

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