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Welcome to the Military land vehicles task force. If you have any questions about articles or are generally seeking advice, you're encouraged to ask at the main military history talk page, or you can directly approach one of the task force participants below.

The coordinators of the Military history WikiProject can be contacted here.


This task force covers all military land vehicles, with a special focus on armoured fighting vehicles including tanks, APCs, IFVs & armoured cars. It can be considered to be a subgroup of the military science and technology task force. This task force also covers Portal:Tank.

Any article related to this task force should be marked by adding Land-vehicles-task-force=yes or AFV-task-force=yes (or Land-vehicles=yes or AFV=yes) to the {{WPMILHIST}} project banner at the top of its talk page (see the project banner instructions for more details on the exact syntax). This will automatically place it into Category:Military land vehicles task force articles.


If you approach anyone from this list for advice or help, please check their contributions first to check if they've edited recently. This list may contain people who have not edited Wikipedia in a long time.

  1. Bukvoed (talk · contribs)
  2. DPdH (talk · contribs)
  3. Elfalem (talk · contribs)
  4. Hohum (talk · contribs)
  5. Jim Sweeney (talk · contribs) (just tagged Future Rapid Effect System for the Military land vehicles task force, so this is our first article)
  6. Kierzek (talk · contribs) Japanese tanks and AFV's and German tanks and AFV's of World War II
  7. Marcus Qwertyus (talk · contribs)
  8. Mzajac (talk · contribs)
  9. Peter.C (talk · contribs)
  10. SirGents (talk · contribs) (Tank and vehicular warfare)
  11. Stratocaster27 (talk · contribs)
  12. Sturmvogel_66 (talk · contribs)
  13. Trekphiler (talk · contribs)
  14. Tomandjerry311 (talk · contribs)
  15. ZappaOMati (talk · contribs)
  16. UNSC Luke 1021 (talk · contribs) (Can do work on tanks, finding images and such.)
  17. Jak474 (talk · contribs) (Can do research into tank battles and campaigns.)

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A list of the top 500 most popular articles within our scope, as well as the number of page views each article received over the past month, can be found here.

With most of our articles assessed as Stub- or Start-Class, there's a lot of work to be done. However, we also have a number of good, A-Class, and featured articles, which have been assessed as amongst the best Wikipedia has to offer. These article serve as a yardstick for what can be achieved and should be aimed for, and can provide ideas about how to write an article and what sources to consult; they are listed below:

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Resource Type Link ISBN Published Pros Cons
Jane's Tank Recognition Guide Book & web Jane's Armour and Artillery ISBN 0007183267 Since 1996 (2007) Every tank and AFV in use today URL is behind a paywall
Gary's Combat Vehicle Reference Guide Website Gary's Combat Vehicle page     Self-published, Not always up-to-date
American Fighting Vehicle Database Website AFV Database     up-to-date specifications No combat history information
The Tank Museum Website The Tank Museum Vehicles     Published by the Bovington tank museum Not a lot of information
TANKS! Armoured warfare prior to 1946 Website     Summary and specifications for most AFVs built prior to the end of WWII