The evolution of British Army equipment through 100 years of conflict; from 1914 to 2014. Since the First World War, the British soldiers' personal kit has continuously improved to meet the new challenges of warfare. To commemorate the centenary of WW1, see how equipment capabilities through through major conflicts compare and take a look at future military technology.

The evolution of British Army equipment through 100 years of conflict; from 1914 to 2014. Since the First World War, the British soldiers' personal kit has continuously improved to meet the new challenges of warfare. To commemorate the centenary of WW1, see how equipment capabilities through through major conflicts compare and take a look at future military technology.

An official photo describing the kit of a British infantryman in 1939. Note that the gas mask ('respirator') and anti-chemical warfare cape are parts of the outfit, remnants of WW1 memories. In actual combat, and marching with full kit, the British infantryman would carry a pack known as a "valise" that contained more clothing and personal items. Officers wore the exact same uniform save for markings of their rank.

An official photo describing the kit of a British infantryman in 1939. Note that the gas mask ('respirator') and anti-chemical warfare cape are parts of the outfit, remnants of WW1 memories. In actual combat, and marching with full kit, the British infantryman would carry a pack known as a "valise" that contained more clothing and personal items. Officers wore the exact same uniform save for markings of their rank.

BRITISH ARMY NORTH AFRICA 1942 (E 12643)   A truck mounted 6-pdr anti-tank gun in the Western Desert, 31 May 1942.

BRITISH ARMY NORTH AFRICA 1942 (E 12643) A truck mounted 6-pdr anti-tank gun in the Western Desert, 31 May 1942.

A Boche prisoner, wounded and muddy is led along a railway track as British Army infantrymen return from another push on the battlefield

A Boche prisoner, wounded and muddy is led along a railway track as British Army infantrymen return from another push on the battlefield

Challenger 2 Main Battle Tank, United Kingdom  A British Army Challenger 2 main battle tank.

Challenger 2 Main Battle Tank, United Kingdom A British Army Challenger 2 main battle tank.

FV432 FV 43 Trojan light armoured armored personel carrier vehicle FV 432 British Army United Kingdo | Variants Variantes FV432 light armoured vehicle | United Kingdom British army military equipment

FV432 FV 43 Trojan light armoured armored personel carrier vehicle FV 432 British Army United Kingdo | Variants Variantes FV432 light armoured vehicle | United Kingdom British army military equipment

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