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Key Military

In-depth coverage of military history from the turn of the 20th century through to the present day.

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REACH FOR the SKY

The name Douglas Bader exemplifies courage in the face of adversity....

GREAT WAR AVIATOR’S CERTIFICATE

Initially concerned more with ballooning, as opposed to heavier-than-air...

The Sinking of Ark Royal

Despite the fact the Germans claimed to have sunk her on numerous occasions, even producing illustrations of her sinking after an air attack in the North Sea, the aircraft carrier HMS Ark Royal stayed very much afloat, playing a vital part in the Royal Navy’s war until late 1941. However, on 13 November that year, writes Alexander Nicoll, fate – and the Germans – finally caught up with her.

Previously Unidentified Salerno Soldier Named

A signet ring recovered near Raymond Rose’s remains. (SALERNO...

RECONNAISSANCE REPORT

Jonathan Porter

The Britain at War team scout out the latest items of interest...

Jonathan Porter

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News Briefs

Talking Turkey The prototype of the Altay, a home grown new-generation...

Bucket List

Words Louise Limb pictures Garry Stuart & Matthew Hallett

Matthew Hallett has restored Willys MBs, Ford GPWs and a host...

Words Louise Limb pictures Garry Stuart & Matthew Hallett

Gallic Charm

Words and pictures Tim Gosling

Tim Gosling is invited along to see an ex-army French truck that...

Words and pictures Tim Gosling

Garage Find Bedford Update

Our article, Garage Finds, in April’s issue featured a Bedford...

Reactive Armour

Tank and maintenance crews from the 1st Battalion, 66th Armor...

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