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Irish war graves rededicated

The graves of two soldiers – Captain Hugh Travers DSO and Serjeant...

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Medals for the WATU Wrens?

I found the article Winning The War From Floor Boards by Ellie...

Churchill’s General

REPUTATIONS William ‘Strafer’ Gott, Churchill’s designated...

Ma Deuce

How does a century-old machine gun still prove relevant in the...

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Wycombe road honours Rawalpindi warrior

A road in High Wycombe has been rededicated to a British officer...

Faux fur future for bearskins?

IMAGE: P GEORGE/MOD The British Army’s iconic bearskins could...

War on the ‘Roof of the World’

The invasion of Tibet in 1903 was a bizarre chapter in British...

Heugh Battery Museum

Collections Britain’s only World War One battlefield combines...

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Inside Your Magazine

Next Month September 2022, Issue 185 On Sale August...

Colours presented to RAAF squadron

BEAUFIGHTER MK.IC A19-15 ‘O’ WAS ONE OF THE FIRST DELIVERED...

‘DEATH-TRAP’ HARBOUR MM FOR SBS RAIDER SOLD

The medal group awarded to SBS sergeant smashes its estimate...

‘Borkum beat up’

FIGHTER COMMAND’S FIRST OFFENSIVE A daring raid against minelaying...

Nine Lives

Much like the written account of the same name by wartime fighter...

From the Editor

CRAIG MOORE'S FEATURE SCRAP MOUNTAIN REVEALS THE FATE OF THOUSANDS...

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‘Black Battalion’ gets overdue honour

More than 100 years after it served on the Western Front, Canada’s...

The Stuntman and Storrar

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

THE MAN TO DEFEAT ROMMEL?

John Ash

REPUTATIONS Selected as the Eighth Army’s commander designate...

John Ash

SYMBOLS OF OCCUPATION

Austin J Ruddy

From the giant Battery Moltke to paper ID cards, the legacies...

Austin J Ruddy

First Pitting Medals awarded

BRITISH DEFENCE SECRETARY BEN WALLACE WAS INVITED TO PRESENT...

Spear & Fury: Will UK adopt next-gen rifle?

Recent news that the US Army has selected a replacement for the...

Boer to Brum

Christopher Joll

THE FIELD GUN COMPETITION The world-famous Field Gun Competition...

Christopher Joll

1945: Victory in the West

Peter Caddick-Adams

THE END of World War Two in Germany is summed up in one cartoon....

Peter Caddick-Adams

Militar y Histor y with Pete and Gary

No.5 We have just got back from a ten-day trip to Gallipoli –...

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Diver locates lost RAF Marauder

An RAF Marauder III has been found off New Providence island...

UNIQUE GALLANTRY AWA R D MEETS UPPER ESTIMATE

One of only four ‘interim’ DSMs awarded to Royal Navy personnel...

Britain, the Blue, and the Gray

BRITAIN IN THE AMERICAN CIVIL WAR The American Civil War is traditionally...

IMAGE of WAR

Trench Knights Plickem Ridge, Ypres, circa August 1917 As...

HERO of the MONTH

Lord Ashcroft

Warrant Officer Class 1 Barry Johnson GC PHOTO: VC&GC...

Lord Ashcroft

Hunt for Foxtrot 4 is on

FOXTROT 4 LANDING VEHICLES AND EQUIPMENT ONTO BLUE BEACH, PORT...

Was Olympic medallist a sniper?

OLYMPIAN AND VC RECIPIENT PHILIP NEAME (LEFT) WITH ANTHONY EDEN...