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Key Military

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

Explore the latest from Britain At War

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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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T69 Treasure Trove

Last year, mechanic Joe Hewes, 23, from Leicestershire, restored...

Barn Find

A 1944 Ford GPW Jeep, found last year in a barn, having lain...

Calendar

May-December 2017 May 19-21 Haworth’s Annual Nostalgic...

Military Precision

words John Teasdale pictures Archive

The columns of men and machines of the German Army were required...

words John Teasdale pictures Archive

Dogs of War

words Louise Limb pictures Louise Limb and Land Rover

When the Ministry of Defence placed their order with Land Rover...

words Louise Limb pictures Louise Limb and Land Rover

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