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St Nazaire relic unveiled

Campbeltown’s bulkhead door on display at the Musée Le Grand...

Identifying Canada’s unknown soldiers

Tom Baker reports on the important work of the Canadian Casualty...

"DONT GIVE UP THE SHIP!"

CHESAPEAKE MILL A Hampshire watermill has its origins in a desperate...

HERO of the MONTH

Lieutenant Commander William Christopher O’Brien DFM ...

Missing VCs returned anonymously

The missing Victoria Crosses were returned to the Chelmsford...

Field Post

YOUR VOICE 'BRITAIN AT WAR' MAGAZINE, PO BOX 100, STAMFORD, LINCOLNSHIRE,...

A legacy of Lawrence

LAWRENCE IN DISGUISE Few know it, but RAF Uxbridge’s rifle...

From the Editor

Men of 'B' Company, 6th Royal Scots Fusiliers advance into Saint-Manvieu...

Centenarian marks RCAF centenary

Hon Lieutenant General Richard Rohmer (left) chats with Lieutenant...

MONTEY'S FIREMAN

THE ARMY FIRE SERVICE A little-known organisation formed by the...

MP5-five-six

WEAPONS OF WAR During the Cold War a German arms manufacturer...

L ethality tested

The Challenger 3 has fired its first shots during live-firing...

Despatches

A rare Australian firearm, the medals of a British covert operations...

IMAGE of WAR

Which way to the beach? Sabratha, Tripolitanian coastline (Zawiya),...

Military History with Pete and Gary

No.28 In 1998, Pete was fortunate enough to interview...

Norway to honour hero destroyer

The remote island of Kya PETTER KROGSTAD A Norwegian plans to...

The first domino

OPERATION EPSOM Operations Bluecoat, Goodwood, Cobra and Totalise...

‘ This ain’t no place for good Christian folk’

OMAHA BEACH Eighty years ago, the late Clive Jones was one of...

Commander ‘Sharkey’ Ward 1943-2024

BRIEFINGS NEWS • RESTORATION • DISCOVERIES • EVENTS •...

Art push to fund warship search

Find the Captain Trust chair Sir Sherard Cowper-Coles (right)...

THE GRAND LOT

HOME FRONT FIREFIGHTERS BY NUMBERS World War Two brought challenges...

THE WAR OF THE WARDS

MILITARIA Anticipated mass casualties and staff shortages were...

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Spitfire crash kills ‘passionate, professional aviator’

A respected RAF pilot died in an accident near RAF Coningsby,...

Debrief

We used Google Trends to find six common questions on The First...

A GIFT WITH STRINGS ATTACHED

HMS FIDELITY AND CONVOY ONS 154 When a French spy with a grudge...

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Inside Your Magazine

August 2024, Issue 208 On sale July 25 Generalfeldmarschall...

Historic squadrons stand up

ACM Sir Richard Knighton (left) and and AM Robert Chipman unveil...

ROYAL ARMOURIES MUSEUM LEEDS

Collections Tom Baker sets his eyes on a popular Yorkshire attraction...

Agent Zo

BOOK OF THE MONTH AT EASE The Untold Story of Fearless W W2 Resistance...

Britain at War July 2024

July 2024 issue of Britain at War in page-turning format puts the spotlight on Operation Epsom, which pushed the Germans to the brink of defeat in Normandy and opened the long road to Allied victory in that campaign.