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Britain at War October 2021

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IMAGE of WAR

Keeping Score OFFICIAL PHOTOGRAPH Near Addis Ababa,...

The Pathfinders

Will Iredale

AT EASEThe Elite RAF Force that Turned the Tide of WWII ...

Will Iredale

HERO of the MONTH

Lord Ashcroft

Private Samuel Parkes VC WILLIAM SIMPSON'S 1855 ILLUSTRATION...

Lord Ashcroft

The PRINCE who was DESPERATE to FIGHT

EDWARD, THE PEOPLE’S PRINCEPart I of IIA man who ultimately...

Loyal Unto DEATH

When the Sherwood Rangers crawled ashore on Gold Beach they were...

DEBRIEF

Now it’s time for the team behind Commando to have their say…...

Poseidon squadron gets new standard

The RAF’s CXX Squadron has received a new standard in what...

The Royal Maritime Club & Hotel

ROYAL MARITIME CLUB, PORTSMOUTHOne of the oldest hotels in Portsmouth,...

SPINED SL AYER

WEAPONS OF WARA novel mortar intended to put an end to the U-boat...

Historic squadron marks F-35 switch with new scheme

THE MAGPIE-CLAD, BLACK AND WHITE HORNET SERGEANT BEN DEMPSTER/RAAFThroughout...

Flying colours

EYEWITNESSA Belgian fighter pilot hero and his unique museum...

TANGMERE MILITARY AVIATION MUSEUM

RAF Tangmere’s rich history embraces both World Wars, but,...

Monty “thoroughly enjoyed” besting the Desert Fox

‘MONTY’ IN THE TURRET OF AN M3 GRANT IN THE WESTERN DESERT,...

MI6 veteran and Bletchley secrets author dies

GEOFFREY AFTER RECEIVING HIS LÉGION D’HONNEUR FROM THE FRENCH...

Ubon’s Red Roo Sentries

AUSTRALIAN SABRESDuring the Vietnam War, an Australian squadron...

BACK WITH A VENGEANCE

Austin J Ruddy

MILITARIAThe devastating and prolonged ‘last gasp’ of the...

Austin J Ruddy
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DIVE Detectives

NORMANDY’S SHIPWRECK SECRETSChris Howlett unpicks the mystery...

EXTRAORDINAIRE

The Commando team pick out their six favourite stories from...

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Lost minesweeper identified in Irish Sea

Maritime archaeologists and scientists at Bournemouth and Bangor...

Prize possession

THE PRINCESS MARY 1914 BISCUIT TINS WAR AND SONSIf you are keen...

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Pilot who flew 22 Falklands missions dies

Squadron Leader Mark Hare, who destroyed four Argentine helicopters...

Field Post

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

Rocket RIDDLE

MYSTERY MISSILERecently rediscovered photographs provide an intriguing...

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‘Human minesweeper’ honoured by RN divers

The last surviving wartime bomb disposal diver has been honoured...

Father of the Flood

REPUTATIONSAn innovative officer who began his service on a battleship...

The Cultural Experience

LAWRENCE OF ARABIA GETTYWe covered the fascinating career of...

UP IN SMOKE

AUCTIONSDuke’s Auctioneers has been in the business for nearly...