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Canadian Cruiser  Montreal Locomotive Works, Québec, January...

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Duke becomes Imjin 70 patron

HRH The Duke of Gloucester has accepted patronage of the Imjin...

Farewell Trenchant

HMS TRENCHANT IN AUGUST 2017, DURING EXERCISE SAXON WARRIOR ESXSN...

DIE HARD FIGHT HARDER

Interview James Hoare

VETERAN INTERVIEWMachine gunner JEFF HAWARD recalls his journey...

Interview James Hoare
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Cold War Centre decision due in summer

A new multi-million pound museum centred on the retired nuclear-powered...

VE Day 75

Compiled by SSAFA THE REMARKABLE story of 100-year-old...

RIPPED FROM HIS MOTHER'S ARMS

Gerry van Tonder

EYEWITNESSAn extract from Lieutenant-General Keith Robert...

Gerry van Tonder

From the Editor

LAST TANGO FOR THE TORNADO JAMES GRAYWe are delighted that one...

Significant damage after ‘Hermann’ blast

A dozen properties in the St James area of Exeter required structural...

The MILITARY MAN BEHIND The MATINEE IDOL

DIRK BOGARDEIn April 1945, British troops liberated Bergen-Belsen...

Malkara & Hornet

The hard-hitting but short-lived Malkara was the first in a line...

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MOD rights “great injustice” in medal review

British service personnel who were dishonourably discharged on...

Capturing soldiers

 CPL CHARLOTTE TASKER, AN RAMC MEDIC, PRACTISES HER NEW SKILLS...

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FALLEN EAGLE

After reading the article In Broad Daylight, highlighting the...

Destroyed in eight minutes

Among those killed in the Battle of Jutland in 1916 was one of...

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Sentinel stands down

The RAF’s Sentinel R.1s (ZJ694 and crew pictured) have been...

AT EASE

Jane Hall takes a close look at some interesting items now available...

Cruiser wreck surveyed

IT IS HOPED ‘COURAGEOUS’ WILL BE THE CENTRE OF THE MUSEUM...

What Did You Do in The War, Mum?

Austin J Ruddy

The challenges of life in wartime meant married women could struggle...

Austin J Ruddy

FIELD POST

YOUR VOICECaribou Near Misses THE BULLET-SHATTERED WINDSCREEN...

WINDOWS TO THE SOUL

From the mundane to the shocking, war artists are in a unique...

Grimsby boat damaged and seven hurt by UXO, MAIB speculates

SAC JAMES SKERRETT/CROWN COPYRIGHTThe Marine Accident Investigation...

DU not cause of Gulf War illness, says university

Gulf War illness, which has affected more than 250,000 British,...

CHAUCER COLLLECTABLES

Military memorabilia is seeing prices rise to match collectors’...

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‘Parachuters’ Cpl Danny Houghton, Royal Logistics Corps

Dropping into first place  Winners of the British Army’s...

‘Parachuters’ Cpl Danny Houghton, Royal Logistics Corps

TRADITION taken seriously

PROUD TO SERVEELIZABETH II IS THE ONLY BRITISH QUEEN SINCE BOUDICA...

Women a long the wire

At the height of the global movement against nuclear weapons,...

Imjin GC fetches record sum

PAPERS, NEWS CLIPPINGS AND LETTERS REGARDING THE CONDUCT OF LIEUTENANT TERRY...

Treasure Hunters

On the eve of 125 years since the Mashona Rebellion, Gerry van...

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Kiwi Canberra moved for restoration

A former RAF Canberra B(I) Mk.8 has recently been relocated ahead...