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Menin Gate roof refurbished

Work to restore the Menin Gate is underwayBRESSERS ARCHITECTEN...

The FRIENDLY Invasion 3,000,000 GIs

D-DAY: THE BUILD UP Men of the US Army Signal Corps...

‘Black Ice’ secures World Cup victory!

Last month, we reported that Corie Mapp was in position to take...

Internment, incarceration and escape

Craig Moore reports on The National Archives’ new exhibition,...

A link in the chain

The discovery of a British shipwreck has taken on new significance...

Atlas delivers

An RAF Atlas C1 has dropped more than ten tonnes of food supplies...

Designing DESTINY

D-DAY: THE BUILD UP On June 6, 1944, the Supreme Allied...

THE MAKING OF MULBERRIES

They may be unglamorous, but the value of the artificial Mulberry...

From the Editor

We Have Ways Festival Co-hosts Al Murray and James HollandSTUART...

Newark’s Lancaster memorial takes shape

A proof-of-concept image of the proposed Lancaster sculptureCOURTESY...

COVER & CLEAR

John Ash

As the machinations and manoeuvrings of Allied planners turned...

John Ash

Last air VC gets overdue medal

Flying Officer John Cruickshank VC has received the Air Efficiency...

HE WALKED ALONE

Stuart Hadaway

ALEX ANDER LAFONE VC A cavalry squadron’s last stand and a...

Stuart Hadaway

FOR WHEN THE WRITING WAS ON THE WALL

A vital escape aid designed by a real-life ‘Q’ and issued...

A ncient sites located at Cyprus base

Claire Lacombe and Andy Hyam of the University of Leicester’s...

DEVISING D-DAY

John Ash, Dr Sam Edwards and Tom Baker

D-DAY: THE BUILD UP The invasion that started the liberation...

John Ash, Dr Sam Edwards and Tom Baker

The Gurkha Way

John Sadler

A New History of the Gurkhas While existing books on...

John Sadler

HMS Repulse’s last sailor dies

Rear Admiral Griffiths, AO, DSO, DSC, with his daughter Erica...

Gosport breaks out oldest RN ‘Jolly Roger’

The earliest known example of a Royal Navy ‘Jolly Roger’...

Neptune’s FURY

As a result of more than two years of intensive build up, D-Day’s...

Two Victoria Crosses ‘vanish’ from museum

Two Victoria Crosses awarded to British soldiers of the former...

Lucky 13

THE LONDON BLITZ Stephen Bourne shares the story of the London...

SCUD SEEKERS

Andrew Thomas outlines the combat missions completed by the sole...

ARMOURED AMPHIBIOUS EXCAVATOR

Words and pictures Phil Loder

John Riley’s FV180 Combat Engineer Tractor was an eyecatcher...

Words and pictures Phil Loder

WARRIOR OF MYRMIDON

words and pictures Craig Moore

Mark Robinson’s superb 17pdr SP M10 Achilles IIc made an impressive...

words and pictures Craig Moore

THE 'WAR-WINNING' CHEVY

words and pictures Neil Huband

Two Canadian Military Pattern enthusiasts rescued a rare British...

words and pictures Neil Huband

GARFORD ASCENDANT

words Tim Gosling pictures As Credited

Little known today, the Garford Motor Truck Company supplied...

words Tim Gosling pictures As Credited

10 YEARS & COUNTING

words and pictures Gary Lewi

The Museum of American Armor celebrates its 10th anniversary...

words and pictures Gary Lewi

BUSH WAR BUS

words and pictures Glenn Sands

The Rhodesian Army used the Unimog 416 off-road truck extensively...

words and pictures Glenn Sands

Enjoy the show

Tankfest, 2019. The UK military vehicle show season draws thousands...