List of World War II weapons of the United Kingdom

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Small Arms[edit]


Submachine guns[edit]

Machine guns[edit]




Infantry Anti-Tank Weapons[edit]


Anti-tank guns[edit]

Guns and howitzers[edit]

Anti-aircraft artillery[edit]



see also List of World War II military vehicles by country, United Kingdom

Light tanks[edit]

Medium tanks[edit]

  • Tank, Medium, Mk.II - Used in small scale in the early battles in North Africa, from then; dug into ground with turret protruding for defence, in North Africa, & Great Britain.
  • General Grant - Medium Tank M3, purchased from America, to British specification.
  • General Lee - Medium Tank M3, provided under Lend-Lease from America.
  • General Sherman - Medium Tank M4, provided under Lend-Lease from America.

Cruiser tanks[edit]

Infantry tanks[edit]

Other tanks[edit]

Self-propelled guns[edit]

Other armoured fighting vehicles[edit]

Utility vehicles[edit]

Aerial bombs[edit]

Gas bombs Smoke bombs

4,000 lb HC (High Capacity)
8,000 lb HC
12,000 lb HC.

See also[edit]