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BULLETIN BOARD

HRH The Duke of Edinburgh has unveiled a memorial dedicated to...

Private David Ross Lauder VC

LORD ASHCROFT’S “HERO OF THE MONTH” SACRIFICE...

VICTORY THROUGH THE LENS Part 2

Mark Barnes

For post-war generations, the photographic depiction of events...

Mark Barnes

Ghost Ships: Seven Sunken Warships Vanish

John Ash

Down in the murky depths of the ocean, the wrecks of seven Allied...

John Ash
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BULLETIN BOARD

Last month, the 99th anniversary of the Halifax Explosion was...

Captain Eric ‘Winkle’ Brown Medals Sold

A MEDAL group and a set of papers belonging to the late Eric...

RECONNAISSANCE REPORT

The Nazi Death Camps Then and Now Edited by Winston Ramsey...

LONG MAX

Chris Goss

Just outside Koekelare in northern Belgium, in the hamlet of...

Chris Goss
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BULLETIN BOARD

A photograph of a First World War soldier has been successfully...

Soldier’s Tale Commemoration Project Shortlisted for Award

A HIGHLY-PRAISED project aiming to encourage interest in the...

FIRST WORLD WAR DIARYJANUARY 1917 WORLD MAP

JANUARY 1917: The first month of the fourth year of a great war...

A Duel of Aces

Andy Saunders

When Canadian fighter pilot ‘ace’ Sqn Ldr ‘Johnny’ Kent...

Andy Saunders

An Elefant is Coming!

The US Army Ordnance Training and Heritage Center Elefant, now...

No Hope for HMS President?

HMS President with St Paul’s Cathedral in background. LAST...

FIELD POST

LETTER OF THE MONTH The Mosquito Exiles Mosquito VI HP904/3-E...

‘A Disgraceful Episode’

Andy Saunders

On 4 July 1940, the Luftwaffe struck a major blow in its first...

Andy Saunders
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Rare Great War Tractor Under The Hammer

HISTORIC MILITARY vehicles remain ever popular on a world-wide...

Canadian War Museum Acquires Medals Of Last Commonwealth Soldier Killed In

WW1 Private George Price’s medal group which has been...

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PLACES TO VISIT

Lancashire & Cheshire Branch The truth behind the Christmas...

IMAGE OF WAR

USS OKLAHOMA SALVAGE 15 July 1942 Sunk with the loss...

REPUTATIONS: IVOR MAXSE

John Ash

Innovative and tactically brilliant, Major-General Ivor Maxse...

John Ash

Scottish Poppy Conserved

Silk poppies being manufactured at Richmond during the 1930s....

RAF Pilot No Longer ‘Missing’

IN 2011, Britain at War magazine ran an account of an action...

GREAT WAR GALLANTRY January 1917

Throughout the First World War, the many announcements of British...

No Greater Love

Steve Snelling

Resistance leader Hugh Seagrim waged war 75 years ago with a...

Steve Snelling