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Wareham in Dorset County, England, United Kingdom
 

The Kuwait Arena

 
 
The Kuwait Arena Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 2, 2018
1. The Kuwait Arena Marker
Inscription.
The Kuwait Arena
This arena was a gift from the
people of Kuwait in recognition of
the sacrifice made by soldiers
of the British Army in
the Liberation War 1990–1.

 
Location. 50° 41.666′ N, 2° 14.508′ W. Marker is in Wareham, England, in Dorset County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of King George V Road and Linsay Road, on the left when traveling south. Touch for map. Located at the Tank Museum, Bovington. Marker is in this post office area: Wareham, England BH20 6JG, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Household Cavalry and Royal Armoured Corps Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); The Lawrence of Arabia Trail (within shouting distance of this marker); Royal Tank Regiment Memorial Statue (within shouting distance of this marker); Challenger I Main Battle Tank (within shouting distance of this marker); Tank Infantry Mark IV (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); FV603B Armoured Personnel Carrier (about 120 meters away); M4A1 Medium Tank Grizzly (about 210 meters away); Centurion Mark 12 (about 240 meters away).
 
Also see . . .
1. The Tank Museum website. (Submitted on August 17, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
The Kuwait Arena Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 2, 2018
2. The Kuwait Arena Marker

2. The Tank Museum on Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 17, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
Categories. War, 1st Iraq & Desert Storm
 
A crowd watches a tank demonstration in the Kuwait Arena image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 2, 2018
3. A crowd watches a tank demonstration in the Kuwait Arena
An armored personnel carrier transports young volunteers from the audience image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 2, 2018
4. An armored personnel carrier transports young volunteers from the audience
Staff members demonstrate a tank battle in the Kuwait Arena image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 2, 2018
5. Staff members demonstrate a tank battle in the Kuwait Arena
Young volunteers from the audience capture the enemy tank! image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, August 2, 2018
6. Young volunteers from the audience capture the enemy tank!
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 17, 2018. This page originally submitted on August 17, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 49 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on August 17, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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