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Land Warfare Collection fears unwarranted, says IWM

The Imperial War Museum has reassured Britain at War following...

CREATIVITY TAKES COURAGE

EYEWITNESSIN THIS EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW, PAUL ZEC MELODY FOREMAN...

IN BROAD DAYLIGHT

ESCAPE FROM STALAG LUFTIn September 1942 two Royal Air Force...

WOMEN WITH WINGS

WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH Clare Mulley reveals their storiesAviatrixes...

Next-gen SPE AR secured for UK F-35s

THE SPEAR3 MISSILE IS EXPECTED TO REACH INITIAL OPERATIONAL CAPABILITY...

EYES ON THE HORIZON

 AT EASEFrom telescopes that would turn the heads of naval heroes...

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FINE TUNING

Edited Jane Hall

EyewitnessLeading Aircraft Woman (LACW) Elizabeth ‘Betty’...

Edited Jane Hall

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Anything To Declare?   Tilbury Docks, Essex, December...

Sea Vixen grounded indefinitely

he last airworthy Sea Vixen, XP924 Foxy Lady, may never fly again...

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Anson is revived for fifth Astute sub

A historic name is to return to the Royal Navy after the fifth...

British M1911 Pistols

WEAPONS OF WARHowever, many thousands were also wielded by British...

Fighting Talk

Austin J Ruddy

HOME GUARD TRAINING - MILITARIABritain’s Home Guard may have...

Austin J Ruddy

Sir Brian Urquhart, Arnhem intelligence officer and ‘Blue Helmet’ founder, dies

FAR LEFT BRITISH SOLDIERS HAND OVER TO DANISH UN PEACEKEEPERS...

THE LOAN HUNTER

For five years before his untimely death, Captain ‘Johnnie’...

DESERT SABRE

OPERATIONBritain’s role in driving Saddam Hussein from Kuwait...

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Conserving the V bomber Legacy IWM Duxford, Cambridgeshire,...

Turncoat Blake dies in Russia

British spy George Blake, who exposed hundreds of Western agents...

FEEDING MY ARMY

AT EASEAn army marches on its stomach is a saying attributed...

Field Post

YOUR VOICE Pillbox heritage preserved at Southend AirportGiven...

LOVE IN A COLD CLIMATE

VALENTINE SPECIALValentine’s Day during wartime was full of...

RAF replaces cherished keepsake

The RAF has replaced a much-loved photograph stolen from a 98-year...

Allies Across the Pond

CollectionsExploring the personal stories behind the military...

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Comet Line guide who aided downed airmen dies

A Belgian woman who guided fugitive servicemen to the Pyrenees...

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First Anglo-Sikh War Sobraon, Punjab, February 1846 This...

HERO OF THE MONTH

Lord Ashcroft

Flight Lieutenant Alan Jerrard VC ALAN JERRARD (SAT...

Lord Ashcroft

From the Editor

WELCOME A CORPS OF DRUMS OF THE ROYAL MARINES BAND SERVICE...

Mosquito pilot medals and SOE awards sold

A group of 12 medals awarded to an outstanding Mosquito pilot...

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Fort Paull guns for Malta

Fort Paull’s two 3.7in anti-aircraft guns are on their way...

Royal Marines trial mortar carrier

No.45 Commando have trialled a vehicle intended to increase the...