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DIGITAL COMPOSITE OF A COMPARISON BETWEEN ST PANCRAS STATION...

APPETITE FOR DESTRUCTION

OPERATION BANQUETA last-ditch scheme would have seen every available...

LIVING THROUGH HELL

THE PERSONAL EXPERIENCES OF ARMED FORCES VETERANS JOHN...

RAAF marks 100 years

The Royal Australian Air Force, the second oldest independent...

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QE Carrier Strike Group confirmed

The Royal Navy has confirmed which assets will form the UK Carrier...

Wing Commander Forest Yeo-Thomas GC, MC & Bar

Lord Ashcroft

“His first mission was a success: enabling a French...

Lord Ashcroft

BLITZ SPIRIT?

HOME FRONTCOMMISSIONED TO MARK THE 80TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE BLITZ,...

VALOUR RARELY SURPASSED

The literary efforts of the Royal Welch Fusiliers saved for posterity...

IN FLANDERS FIELDS, THE POPPIES BLOW

Christopher Joll

ROYAL BRITISH LEGION CENTENARYThe work carried out by the UK’s...

Christopher Joll

PRODDING THE ATLANTIC GIANT

US neutrality in World War Two was put to the test on the very...

AN ACT OF REMEMBRANCE

Military and collectables specialist Adam Inglut has seen interest...

A QUESTION OF IDENTITY

Austin J Ruddy

MILITARIAIn wartime Britain, a simple document could, in more...

Austin J Ruddy
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The Pye Project

After reading the article on the Malkara, I thought it may interest...

IMAGE of WAR

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...