1918 Article Turtle Tank Artillery Machine Gun Warfare - ORIGINAL ILW2


This is an original 1918 article titled "The Turtle-Tank." The article describes the use of the turtle tank. It writes, "not only is it a destructive device, but it is a constructive mechanism as well. It takes the place of the huge, slow-moving monsters, which have proved so valuable for offensive operations on the battlefront, and it also can be used for repairing trenches." The article also features an image of the tank and describes its different parts.


This 93+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Light aging in margins. No creases. No natural defects. Some light surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note there is printing on the reverse.

  • Product Type: Original Print Article; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 6.25 x 9.25 inches; 16 x 23 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Keywords specific to this image: World War I, George N. Jackson, Colonel G. L. Anderson