Category: suez crisis

British forces next to a disabled Egyptian SU-…

British forces next to a disabled Egyptian SU-100 on the morning of 6 November 1956.

A Centurion of the British 6th Tank Regiment…

A Centurion of the British 6th Tank Regiment comes ashore at the northern mouth of the Suez Canal, 1956.

Israeli air force P-51D Mustang shot down by…

Israeli air force P-51D Mustang shot down by Egyptian AA guns during the Suez Crisis, 1956.

SU-100 of the Egyptian army’s 89th Anti-Tank B…

SU-100 of the Egyptian army’s 89th Anti-Tank Battalion of the 4th Armored Division during the Suez crisis, 1956. 

A Russian built SU-100 tank, used to shell British forces at El…

A Russian built SU-100 tank, used to shell British forces at El Gamil airfield until it was captured by men of the 3rd Battalion, The Parachute Regiment.

A Centurion tank of the 6th Royal Tank Regiment leaving a Royal…

A Centurion tank of the 6th Royal Tank Regiment leaving a Royal Navy Tank Landing Ship at Port Said during the Suez crisis, 1956