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Military Wallpapers

Military hardware has a curious attraction for us. The big tanks, the fast jets, the predator-like attack helicopters, all it it strangely beautiful. We’ve gathered up the best wallpapers we could find on this theme and gathered them here for you to enjoy.

September 15th, 2014

Modern Panzers

We return to our Military theme today with this great image from the German Army. Three Leopard 2 Main Battle Tanks advance in open formation across a field, their powerful main guns aimed forward vigilantly. These tanks are among the most advanced in the world, and, along with the American Abrams and the British Challenger […]

Kampfpanzer Leopard 2 A5
August 22nd, 2014

Testing the Atomic Cannon

This iconic image from the Cold War is the latest entry in our military category. You see, during the 50′s the Americans were obsessed with nukes. They thought they would solve all their problems, from digging holes in the ground to powering everything from planes to cars. And, of course, being used liberally to destroy […]

Testing the Atomic Cannon
August 21st, 2014

ICBM Test

We return to our Military category with this stunning shot of an ICBM test during the Cold War. By this stage, both sides had developed missiles with multiple independent warheads for attacking many different targets. Naturally these multiple final stages needed testing, so the Americans launched one Minuteman missile (with no actual warheads of course) […]

MIRV TEst
August 15th, 2014

Getting out of Trouble

For today’s military wallpaper we go back to the quagmire that was the Vietnam War. In this great image we see Us soldiers racing to board waiting UH-1 Huey gunships that will ferry them back to base and relative safety. But in all wars, nothing is ever certain and these soldiers may not be as […]

Getting out of Trouble
August 14th, 2014

Apache Gunship

We’re marching onwards with our military theme today, this time with a great picture of an AH-64 Apache Gunship. These fearsome helicopters have but one role in warfare: to rain death and destruction on the battlefield like the Grim Reaper itself. This Apache has clearly seen some action; it’s only got three missiles left and […]

Iraqi Freedom IV
August 13th, 2014

Popping Flares

Today’s stunning military wallpaper shows us the iconic American AC-130 Gunship dispensing dozens of flares to distract enemy anti-aircraft fire. These powerful aircraft are instrumental in providing devastating firepower support for troops on the ground and mount a fearsome array of weapons, including a 105 mm howitzer. Yes that’s right, the AC-130 is a flying […]

Popping Flares
August 12th, 2014

M1 Abrams

The massive American M1A1 Abrams is one of the premier main battle tanks in the world, combining heavy firepower, incredible protection and surprising speed in one package. Here we see one of these monster letting fly with it’s main gun, a 120 mm smoothbore cannon and some unfortunate target. The gun can fire anti tank […]

Expeditionary Strike Group ONE (ESG-1) / 13th MEUOperation Iron Magic