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The gall of Gandhi

India was vital to the progress of the war. That massive country...

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Inside Your Magazine

On sale January 25 We return to Italy, to Anzio, and the ‘great...

Britain at War January 2024

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RTR marks 100 years of royal links

The Royal Tank Regiment has marked the 100th anniversary of receiving...

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70 years of Runnymede remembrance

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) has hosted RAF...

IMAGE OF WAR

Shooting the shooters Somewhere in the Libyan desert, North...

HARWELL’S HIDDEN HERITAGE

THE HARWELL CATAPULT Allan George explores the history behind...

Military History with Pete and Gary

No.21 In October, we described the ‘Brown Bess’,...

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CWGC finds touch with rugby project

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission’s Beyond the Pitch project...

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Coming full circle

YOUR VOICE Field Post 'Britain at War' Magazine, PO Box 100,...

The Black Watch Museum

Tom Baker reports

Collections Housed within the walls of Balhousie Castle in Perth,...

Tom Baker reports

Best of five… on Colditz

AT EASE Charles Rollings picks his top five books about the iconic...

From the Editor

A Canadian infantryman crosses a ruined street in Ortona LOYAL...

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D-Day 80: New memorial takes centre stage

D-Day 80 is a large-scale celebration of the Allied personnel...

Canada’s Stalingrad

THE BATTLE OF ORTONA In December 1943, the Canadians vied with...

QUANTIFYING COUNTERFACTUAL MILITARY HISTORY

The forces shaping human history are complex, but conscious acts,...

PORTS IN A STORM

Austin J Ruddy

MILITARIA For Britain’s ports and shipyards, World War Two...

Austin J Ruddy

RN helos hunt stealth cor vette

Two Royal Navy helicopters have tracked a stealth ship during...

MOSQUITOES WITH STINGS

writes Tom Baker

A dedicated team of volunteers at the Portsmouth Naval Base Property...

writes Tom Baker

Brother Hood

It was a stunning loss of life and one of the Royal Navy’s...

Highway to Hell

Image of warExercise Baana, Tervo Road Base, Finland, September...

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Iconic Singer Sargent artwork restored

John Singer Sargent’s painting Gassed can now be seen in new...

Tanker tale

I have been very pleased to see repeated mention of the Royal...

LAUGH OR CRY: YOU CANT EAT THE WIRELESS!

LAUGH OR CRY: PART X In a new, modern, war Involving armies larger...

Gift Guide

Britain at War’s sponsors have put together a selection of...

Three World War One soldiers reinterred

More than a century after their deaths, Lance Serjeant Robert...

The old meets the new

The RFA’s newest vessel, Proteus, has entered service following...

ORTONA : ASK THE EXPERT

Dr Tim Cook, chief historian at the Canadian War Museum and author...

Winged L ions over Berlin

ANDREW THOMAS

THE BOMBER BATTLE OF BERLIN No.207 was one of many squadrons...

ANDREW THOMAS

HERO OF THE MONTH

Lord Ashcroft

Temporar y Lieutenant-Colonel Wilfrith Elstob VC, DSO, MC ...

Lord Ashcroft