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UXO evacuation in Plymouth

The discovery of a wartime bomb prompted the evacuation of more...

UNLOCKING A SHROUDED LEGACY

Once enveloped in secrecy, subterranean tunnels in London look...

PICCADILLY PICK-UP

John Ash

CHINDIT RESCUE Eighty years ago, a hazardous rescue yielded an...

John Ash

V-Bombers

Britain’s Nuclear Frontline in the Cold War Responsible...

Sd.Kfz. 234/3 Stummel

The Tank Museum has a vast collection of armoured military vehicles,...

M18 Hellcat

The Museum of American Armor, New York, USA The Buick...

M50 Ontos

The Royal Tank Museum, Amman, Jordan Located on the...

New scheme marks Red Arrows at 60

The Royal Air Force Aerobatic Team has celebrated the start of...

Field Post

'Britain at War' Magazine, PO Box 100, Stamford, Lincolnshire,...

NATO

A VERY BRITISH INSTITUTION Marking the 75th anniversar y of its...

HERO of the MONTH

Lord Ashcroft

Sergeant William Bernard Traynor VC Sergeant William...

Lord Ashcroft

Lord Raglan’s Order

National Army Museum, London, UKNATIONAL ARMY MUSEUM Of the many...

LCVP Higgins Boat

The American Heritage Museum, Hudson, Massachusetts, USA ...

MOD recovers US ship’s bell

A MOD Salvage and Marine Operations (SALMO) team has raised the...

LAUGH OR CRY: ADVANCE TO VICTORY

LAUGH OR CRY: PART XII In this final instalment, Peter Hart and...

Women in Intelligence

Dr Helen Fry

The Hidden History of Two World Wars Dr Helen Fry has...

Dr Helen Fry

A LOVE FOR MUSEUMS

COVER IMAGE: Phil Loder Alright, listen up: in your hands is...

General Wtadystaw Sikorski's uniform

The Polish Army Museum, Warsaw, Poland THE POLISH ARMY...

Battle of Waterloo Diorama

The Royal Green Jackets Museum, Winchester, Hampshire, UK ...

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‘Black Ice’ slides to victory

Britain at War sends congratulations to former Household Cavalryman...

Despatches

An unusual VC, Napoleon’s hunting rifle and a letter signed...

IMAGE of WAR

Wartime Gunners H DAVIS/HULTON ARCHIVE/GETTY White...

Villers-Bocage

Operation Perch: The Complete Account Daniel Taylor’s...

Armoured car advancement

The Canadian War Museum, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada AVRA GIBBS-LAMEY...

Deserter Branding Tool

The Guards Museum, London, UK LEE MURRELL THE GUARDS...

AMAZING WAR STORIES.COM

Listen up, troops, and buckle up for a ride through history with...

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South Africa’s oldest WW2 veteran dies

William Peter van Wyk, the man believed to have been the oldest...

RAISE THE JOLLY ROGER!

Michael Haskew

THE 'BLACK FLAG' AND THE ROYAL NAVY In the 18th Century, the...

Michael Haskew

Sailors under siege

THE YANGTZE INCIDENTAllan George pays tribute to the heroics...

Military History with Pete and Gary

No.25 It goes without saying that sergeants and other NCOs are...