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Two Victoria Crosses ‘vanish’ from museum

Two Victoria Crosses awarded to British soldiers of the former...

PALLADIUM PANDEMONIUMM

A rare George Medal group linked to one of London’s most famous...

DEVISING D-DAY

D-DAY: THE BUILD UP The invasion that started the liberation...

THE MAKING OF MULBERRIES

They may be unglamorous, but the value of the artificial Mulberry...

Military History with pete and Gary

No.26 Sometimes the dullest looking book can be a real...

Menin Gate roof refurbished

Work to restore the Menin Gate is underwayBRESSERS ARCHITECTEN...

Field Post

BAW goes viral! 'Britain at War' Magazine, PO Box 100, Stamford,...

COVER & CLEAR

As the machinations and manoeuvrings of Allied planners turned...

Allied Convoys to Northern Russia 1941- 1945

Politics, strategy and tactics The fraught experiences...

‘Black Ice’ secures World Cup victory!

Last month, we reported that Corie Mapp was in position to take...

Internment, incarceration and escape

Craig Moore reports on The National Archives’ new exhibition,...

Lucky 13

THE LONDON BLITZ Stephen Bourne shares the story of the London...

FOR WHEN THE WRITING WAS ON THE WALL

A vital escape aid designed by a real-life ‘Q’ and issued...

BRITAIN ALONE?

Dominion and government-in-exile forces during World War Two...

Atlas delivers

An RAF Atlas C1 has dropped more than ten tonnes of food supplies...

UNIQUE CANADIAN CAMPAIGN MEDAL CLASP

Estimated at £2,400- £2,800, a unique medal and clasp combination...

IMAGE of WAR

ENGINEERS OF VICTORY Off Felixstowe, Suffolk, June...

The Gurkha Way

A New History of the Gurkhas While existing books on...

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Inside Your Magazine

On sale May 30 June 2024, Issue 206 D-Day was a colossal...

From the Editor

We Have Ways Festival Co-hosts Al Murray and James HollandSTUART...

Newark’s Lancaster memorial takes shape

A proof-of-concept image of the proposed Lancaster sculptureCOURTESY...

HE WALKED ALONE

ALEX ANDER LAFONE VC A cavalry squadron’s last stand and a...

Neptune’s FURY

As a result of more than two years of intensive build up, D-Day’s...

The British Cheer

Psychological warfare in the Napoleonic era Current...

Last air VC gets overdue medal

Flying Officer John Cruickshank VC has received the Air Efficiency...

Despatches

Highlights at recent Noonans auctions have included a naval VC,...

Designing DESTINY

D-DAY: THE BUILD UP On June 6, 1944, the Supreme Allied...

SCUD SEEKERS

Andrew Thomas outlines the combat missions completed by the sole...

HERO of the MONTH

Wing Commander John Connell Freeborn DFC & Bar Freeborn,...

Britain at War May 2024

May 2024 issue of Britain at War in page-turning format is a celebrity guest edition and features a D-Day 80th anniversary special