June 23, 2024

Useful Links

Useful Links


Vehicle Spares:

www.BarrettDesignWorks.com – Custom Trailer designs for exhibition and events. Excellent vehicle trailers and specialist trailers.

www.kaiserwillys.com -Kaiser Willys Auto Supply
Kaiser Willys is the leading most complete supplier of 1941-1971 Willys parts & accessories, offering 7,000 parts, fast, friendly service, and a staff who truly understands what it means to own a Jeep!

Vehicle Groups:

www.steelsoldiers.com – Military Vehicle Supersite

www.wwiijeepbook.com – Good resource for WWII jeeps

www.mvpa.org – The Military Vehicle Preservation Association

www.mvtne.co.uk – The Military Vehicle Trust (North East)

www.scottishmvg.org/ -Scottish Military Vehicle Group

www.willys-mb.co.uk/ – Another Good resource for anything relating to the Willys Jeep


www.wartime-rations.moonfruit.com – WW2 Rations site

www.whatpriceglory.com – WWII Uniforms and Reproduction Goods

www.milweb.net – Another Good link for surplus Eqpt etc

www.wwiireenacting.co.uk – WW2 re-enacting forum

www.don-simmonds.co.uk – Bardiyah (Bardia) Masterpiece website

www.miliblog.co.uk Miliblog uk – an interest blog of all things classed as vintage military

www.currbox.com – Home Front expert giving educational experiences to schools. Vintage clothing reproduction, Joinery/Carpentry and maker of reproduction items and artefacts.


www.rsa.org.nz – Returned & Services Association of New Zealand

www.armybenfund.org – Army Benevolent Fund

www.poppyscotland.org.uk – Poppy Scotland

www.cwgc.org – Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Historical Sites:

www.desertstories.org – A very useful reference site for current and planned expeditions to the LRDG area of Ops

www.lrdg.org – The Long Range Desert Group Preservation Society

www.ngatoa.com/news.php – New Zealand Military Heritage Site

www.miliblog.co.uk – A website dedicated to enthusiasts all over the world for military items, from full sized preserved military vehicles to the models made of them in all scales. We currently have 4,000 photographs on our website for your enjoyment

Tour Guides

www.western-desert.de – Western Desert Battlefield Tours


www.easyfundraising.org.uk/causes/wdrg Have a look at this site before making any online purchases. If bought through easyfundraising we get a percentage of the purchase price as a donation.

www.kennedycupcakes.com – The Kennedy Cupcakes are a fabulous 1940s/50s inspired dance troupe. Performing to some of the most popular hits of that era, they wow you with their moves and dance routines. Not only that but they are a bunch of sweethearts fit to melt any Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy.

www.swingsensation.co.uk – That Swing Sensation are a group of Scottish musicians who play big band, swing, jazz and trad music.
From jazzy duets up to the 15 piece big band they perform live music at events, festivals and functions in Glasgow, Edinburgh, Ayr, Stirling and throughout central Scotland.

http://books.google.com/books?id=8N0DAAAAMBAJ&lr=&rview=1&source=gbs_all… Website dedicated to the US Popular Mechanics Magazine -ranges from it’s first days up till the end -great reads especially from the 1940s

www.skylighters.org/photos/pinups.html The Barrack Room Wall collection of Pin Ups of the 40s that kept our troops ‘In the mood’ Many thanks to the Skylighters.com website

www.endurancewarrantyservices.com – Protect yourself with an auto warranty that covers any major breakdown with your vehicle.

www.tomahawksadventuretravel.blogspot.com – excellent blog on all things adventurous