Bofors 40mm L40/70 anti-aircraft gun

Bofors 40mm L40/70

More complex and more effective than the 40/60 which saw distinguished service in WW2, the 40/70 served the Regiment well in many parts of the world from 1957 until 1978 and the introduction of the Rapier missile system.

Tigercat short-range anti-aircraft missile

Tigercat Short Range Anti Aircraft Missile

The Shorts Tigercat is the land use Variant of the popular and widely used Shorts Seacat anti aircraft missile, developed and manufactured by Short Brothers, Harland and Marconi. It saw service between 1961 and 1980.

25-pounder field gun

25-Pounder Field Gun

the 25-pounder field gun was a major British field gun during World War 2 that was introduced into service just before war broke out.

Smith Gun

The Smith Gun

This gun was an ad-hoc design originating in the days after Dunkirk when the Army needed effective, cheap-to-produce weapons with which to stop a possible German invasion of the UK.

ML 3-inch mortar

ML 3-inch Mortar

This weapon served the British Army and Commonwealth personnel with the capability to lob explosive projectiles against enemy emplacements and troop concentrations.

Vickers medium machine gun

Vickers MMG

The .303 Vickers MMG was used extensively by the RAF Regiment and its forebears in the Armoured Car Companies and Ground Gunner Defence Squadrons.