A 100th Anniversary Honor: a WWI Tank Was Driven Around London

It’s the hundredth anniversary of the Mark IV tank’s first deployment during World War I. So, to honor this military machine, the British army drove one of them around London’s Trafalgar Square. For history buffs, this is a pretty cool blending of old and new. Check it out.

Watch a World War One tank replica being driven around Trafalgar Square in London! This is to mark the 100th anniversary since the Mark IV tank was first used in the Battle of the Somme. #FacebookLive

Posted by BBC News on Thursday, September 15, 2016