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24/04/1918 The first tank-to-tank combat in history

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WWI The First Tank vs. Tank Battle Ever, April 1918

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Tanks - WW1 Uncut: Dan Snow - BBC

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WW1 TANKS

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Tank Development in World War 1 I THE GREAT WAR Special

The first tank-versus-tank battles took place in April 1918. It was an unexpected engagement between three German A7Vs and three British Mk. IVs at Villers-Bretonneux. Fuller's Plan, involving massive use of tanks for an offensive, was never used because the blockade of Germany and the entry of the US brought an end to the war.
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