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Tankfest 2016 2 Days of my Vacation
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Posted: Sunday, January 08, 2017 - 06:17 AM GMT+7
Georg Eyerman shares with us his view on what Tankfest means to him and what''s it worth.

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Vemmadave
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Posted: Sunday, January 08, 2017 - 08:17 AM GMT+7
I have not been to see the tank museum the closes was Aberdeen proving ground in the early nineties that was before the terrorist problem now it is harder to get there. Thanks for sharing Georg
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Posted: Sunday, January 08, 2017 - 02:12 PM GMT+7
Unfortunately, there is nothing there (Aberdeen) anymore. MOST of it went to Ft. Benning, GA and the rest went to Ft. Lee, VA.
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Posted: Sunday, January 08, 2017 - 09:56 PM GMT+7
Hey Georg, nice review. Not sure if you recall but I was at the same table as you guys in the directors enclosure, sitting next to Neil. Bovington generally has some great events throughout the year, luckily for me I'm only about 100 miles away. Glad you enjoyed it and hope to meet you all again sometime.
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Posted: Monday, January 09, 2017 - 03:07 PM GMT+7
We had a blast! Unfortunately, it's a bit of a longer trip for us! so please keep the pics coming if you go this year!
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Posted: Tuesday, January 10, 2017 - 04:49 AM GMT+7
What a party! Thanks for sharing, we're all envious!
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Posted: Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 03:38 AM GMT+7
Tank Fest? Didn't that just happen last month?

Lovely feature, Georg, with great, sharp photos.
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Posted: Wednesday, January 11, 2017 - 04:14 PM GMT+7
Bill, it only feels that way!
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Posted: Saturday, January 21, 2017 - 04:29 AM GMT+7
I love the special display of "Little Willie" - obviously the star of the Bovington collection!