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THE ODDBALL HERO

JACK HARMAN VCThe extraordinary exploits of Jack Harman are charted...

Sir Tom, veteran and lockdown hero

Captain Sir Tom Moore, the World War Two veteran who died in...

HERO OF THE MONTH

Lord Ashcroft

Sergeant Thomas Steele VC  J ust as they have in more...

Lord Ashcroft

TO THE VICTOR BELONG THE SPOILS

LEGACY OF EMPIREFor millennia, pillage by victorious invading...

Go All Out or Get Out

Anglo-Irish War / 1100th  AnniversaryDid British commander...

FELLING A GREAT STAG

REPUTATIONS Field Marshal Sir Claude AuchinleckAlthough...

Indian Hospital, Brighton Pavilion

CollectionsThe largely forgotten story of the wounded Indian...

The Art of Persuasion

Austin J Ruddy

WARTIME PROPAGANDA POSTERS MILITARIAThe streets of Britain provided...

Austin J Ruddy
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Flying ‘Met Men’

YOUR VOICE The excellent coverage of the striking success...

IMAGE of WAR

Making a SplashFVRDE, Chobham, Surrey, March 17, 1955 ...

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Gibraltar remembers hero Commodore

Commodore, later Rear- Admiral, Sir Kenelm Creighton, who defied...

Last survivor from ‘Hell Ship’ dies age 101

ABOVE THE GATO-CLASS SUBMARINE USS ‘GROUPER’, WHICH HIT AND...

E-class Submarine

WEAPONS OF WARRob Langham profiles the backbone of Britain’s...

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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...

Britain at War March 2021

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FINE TUNING

Edited Jane Hall

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

Edited Jane Hall

IMAGE of WAR

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,...