Formed by historic military vehicle enthusiasts, the Essex Historic Military Vehicle Association (EHMVA or Essex HMVA) Charity number: 1155705, now has over 200 members with aims to help preserve military history, vehicles and artefacts.
The Essex HMVA has a membership whose vehicles range from push bikes, jeeps, land rovers, lorries, artillery and tanks. Historic Military Vehicles are in demand for fetes, shows, living history displays and film work. Members vehicles and equipment date from WW1 and WW2 through to relatively modern examples such as Chieftain tanks and Land Rovers. We also welcome non vehicle owning members who may take part in living history or are military collectors. Alternately, you may just want to join to volunteer to help at events.
We are always happy to accept new associate members. Our group welcomes vehicle owners and/or living history reenactors or collectors. we only require you to have an interest in preserving our military history and the aims of our association. If you're new to the hobby, we can offer lots of help to get you started. For those who wish to join our association, membership starts from as little as £15 a year per member. Become part of the charity helping to keep history alive.