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A Controversy of Commemoration

TRAFALGAR SQUARE’S ORIGINSOne of London’s most recognisable...

A leaf from odette's book

ODETTE HALLOWES GCThere are recently discovered treasured possessions...

If War Should Come

The Origins of the Second World War, from The Times Archive ...

HMAS Sydney’s ‘Unknown Sailor’ identified

Australia’s greatest maritime mystery has been solved after...

Major Charles George Gibson ‘Pat’ Riley DCM

Lord Ashcroft

HERO of the MONTH BENGHAZI'S DAMAGED HARBOUR, FILLED...

Lord Ashcroft

Dam Busters Wellington almost ready for its premiere

THE RARE WELLINGTON WAS STRIPPED FOR ITS RESTORATION RAF MUSEUM...

SKY-HIGH SUM GENERATED BY BATTLE OF BRITAIN LOTS

Combined medals and items belonging to two Spitfire aces realised...

Threat of invasion?

BATTLES THAT MADE BRITAINBattles That Made Britain explores...

BEFORE Helles FROZE OVER

In January 1916, and with winter biting, it was the turn of the...

THE Gift THAT KEPT ON MISGIVING

Following the 1918 Armistice, towns, villages and cities all...

From the Editor

GENERAL SIR CLAUDE AUCHINLECK CONGRATULATING HAVILDAR SINGH ON...

Pom and circumstance

WEAPONS OF WARThe QF 2-pounder pom-pom, despite playing second...

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Canadian gunners take post

Elements of the Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery have completed...

Britain’s largest overseas base for the chop?

CHALLENGER 2S OF THE ROYAL WELSH BATTLE GROUP FIRE AS PART EXERCISE...

Field Post

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MONUMENTAL sentiments

MILITARY STATUESChristopher Joll examines the naming conventions...

Driving into HELL

FIRST BURMA VCWhen a force of Bren carriers was blasted by a...

Brothers in Arms

The best way to describe this incredible book is that it is a...

King’s Troop opens fire

SGT DONALD TODD/MODOn November 15, King’s Troop, Royal Horse...

‘No spies on Flight 149’ question still remains after Gulf War secret revealed

An enduring mystery from the Gulf War seems resolved after the...

ROYAL FLYING CORPS WATCH

A timepiece brings a pilot’s tragic end to light 103 years...

IMAGE of WAR

Line of Steel Culloden, near Inverness, Scotland, April 16,...

THE KEEP MILITARY MUSEUM

CollectionsBig changes are afoot at one of the UK’s leading...

A Scottish Blockade Runner in the American Civil War

Joannes Wyllie of the steamer Ad-Vance British involvement...

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Appeal for relatives after unknown Glosters buried

Seven decades following their heroic defence in the Battle of...

HOW THE WA R WA S WON ON THE WORKBENCH

Austin J Ruddy

MILITARIAFor British factories large or small, their success...

Austin J Ruddy

Bike built with Spitfire salvage flies at auction

THE UNIQUE T120 MOTORCYCLE PARTLY BUILT FROM SPITFIRE PARTS RECENTLY...

Cold war in the HIGH NORTH

Stunning Northern Lights show envelops Royal Navy frigate on...

GIANT Slayers

SPRINGBOKS OVER TUNISIAAs Axis troops were pushed closer toward...

Honour Dissatisfied

The Psilander Affair underscored Britain’s will to do whatever...