Military Lightweights

A collection of Military Lightweights

Cyprus Camouflage

Neal has owned his Series 3, 12 Volt, GS, Lightweight since April 2006. The vehicle is finished in sand and green camouflage as applied to vehicles used by the British Army in Cyprus. Neal uses his Lightweight regularly. He took the vehicle to France in 2009 and travelled almost 1,000 miles during the Journey. Taken...

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Para Recce Lightweight

Rob’s first Land Rover was an 88”, Series III, which he converted from the standard 2.25 diesel to a 200TDi. Although he was pleased with the Series III, he always looked on in envy at his next door neighbours Lightweight (LWT). After going to a couple of shows with his neighbour, Rob decided that he...

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40 FG 13 – Series 2A Lightweight

With the kids off at university, the mortgage paid off and time on his hands since leaving the Territorial Army, Derrick was looking for something to help fill some of the spare time that he was now enjoying. During his 28 years of service in the Territorial Army (TA) with the Royal Electrical and Mechanical...

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56 KB 68 – Henry

Tell-tale signs of bright yellow paint helped to identify this Lightweight, affectionately known as Henry, as a former Royal Air Force Glider School vehicle. Now painted in green and black camouflage and fitted with Clansman radio equipment, the current owner Gordon is undecided as to whether or not it should be returned to its original role...

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The Truck

Sometimes it's easy to get something out of your system, other times it's a little harder and that's got to be down to the difference between a whim and being hooked. Steve had hankered after a Lightweight (LWT) Land Rover for a very long time and even bought several other Land Rover products to stifle...

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