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Stuka ATTACK

It has often been said that the Junkers 87 was a failure during...

Graf Spee Bronze Eagle to be Sold by Uruguayan Authorities

THE URUGUAYAN government has proposed selling the famous bronze...

FIRST WORLD WAR DIARY OCTOBER 1917 WORLD MAP

October 1917: A month of decisive actions; in the month American...

Captain William Boynton Butler

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

Troupers for Troopers

A vital part of keeping up the morale of troops on the front...

Death Of Nigel Rose

Battle Of Britain Fighter Association Reduced To Single Figures...

Unexploded ‘Cookie’ Halts Frankfurt

70,000 Evacuated After 4,000-pounder Found in Financial Capital...

IMAGE of WAR

BRITISH HEAVY METAL West Berlin, West Germany, 18 June 1989...

ATTACK OF THE PUMAS

Since the early hours of 8 August 1940, Convoy CW9 ‘Peewit’...

Biggin Hill’s St George’s Chapel Closes For Work On New Museum

ST GEORGE’S RAF Chapel of Remembrance at Biggin Hill was due...

Barr & Stroud Mark 100 Years of Supplying Navy

Famous Glasgow Firm Provides Silent Service with ‘Eyes’ ...

NEXT MONTH

Contributors for the forthcoming issue include Capt. Peter Hore,...

LIFE AND DEATH OF A ‘FIRE-BUG’

SECOND WORLD WAR | WAR IN THE PACIFIC With belts of...

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From the Editor…

CERTAIN WEAPONS from both World Wars are sometimes described...

Lifting The Lid On ‘Fray Bentos’

Astonishing Heroism of Great War Tank Crew ONE OF the most...

TRAPPED AT ST VALRY

FOR THE MEN OF THE 51ST (HIGHLAND) DIVISION, TRAPPED AT ST VALERY-EN-CAUX...

BATTLE of BRITAIN

ROADSIDE STUKA! West Sussex, 16 August 1940 Following a...

CHURCHILL’S GREATEST FEAR

Just months after Pearl Harbor Japanese carrier aircraft would...

Stirling Bomber Remains Found in North Sea

A STIRLING heavy bomber has been discovered in a major project...

The ‘Cookie’ Blockbuster

THE UNEARTHING of a Cookie bomb, especially one in such an intact...

Home Front Tin Helmets

Probably the most recognised piece of kit from the Second World...

Stuka THE WEAPON

If ever a sight and a sound came to symbolise the terror of the...

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From the Editor…

THIS MONTH we mark the 75th anniversary of that epic struggle...

Wartime Navy Bomb Disposal Officer Remembered

TO MARK the publication of a remarkable Second World War memoir,...

HITLER’S DALKYRIES

The remarkable story of two remarkable women, test pilots in...

Shark’s Teeth In The Sand

The part played by British, Australian and South African Kittyhawks...

The Myths Of ‘Operation Jericho’

The story of the low-level precision attack on the prison at...

Portsmouth Dockyard Yields Up Its Secerts

Shoes to Sea Mines – 20,000 Items Recovered During Preparations...

RECONNAISSANCE REPORT

The Britain at War team scout out the latest items of interest...

GREAT WAR GALLANTRY September 1917

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