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An introduction to British and Commonwealth WWII Officer’s peak caps. An introduction to British and Commonwealth WWII Officer’s peak caps.
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The M1 Helmet of World War Two – the “steel pot”

By Olivier C. Dorrell The US M1 helmet is perhaps one of the most iconic items of military equipment, made famous not only in period photographs from the Second World War and Vietnam, but also from numerous war films such as the D-Day epic, The Longest Day, or Audie Murphy’s […]

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The Hidden World of WWI Reveals Groundbreaking Discovery

When photographer Jeffrey Gusky, M.D., FACEP, was given exclusive access to record all but forgotten underground cities of World War I lying beneath private farms in France, he had no idea what to expect or the impact it would have on others. Now captured in thousands of striking images, Gusky […]

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DOVER’S WESTERN HEIGHTS IN THE FIRST WORLD WAR – Review by Phil Hodges

To find a book where the author has total and absolute knowledge of the subject is quite rare. To find an author whose passion almost eclipses the subject matter is rarer still. To find an author with both attributes is practically unheard of..isn’t it ? Well no, apparently not. Meet […]

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WHO-Tube: The Fall of Singapore – The Great Betrayal (Rare BBC Documentary)

This landmark documentary film by Paul Elston tells the incredible story of how it was the British who gave the Japanese the knowhow to take out Pearl Harbor and capture Singapore in the World War 2. For 19 years before the fall of Singapore in 1942 to the Japanese, British […]

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WHO-Tube: The Fall of Singapore – The Great Betrayal (Rare BBC Documentary)
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WHO-Tube: The Fall of Singapore – The Great Betrayal (Rare BBC Documentary)

This landmark documentary film by Paul Elston tells the incredible story of how it was the British who gave the Japanese the knowhow to take out Pearl Harbor and capture Singapore in the World War 2. For 19 years before the fall of Singapore in 1942 to the Japanese, British […]

DOVER’S WESTERN HEIGHTS IN THE FIRST WORLD WAR – Review by Phil Hodges
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DOVER’S WESTERN HEIGHTS IN THE FIRST WORLD WAR – Review by Phil Hodges

To find a book where the author has total and absolute knowledge of the subject is quite rare. To find an author whose passion almost eclipses the subject matter is rarer still. To find an author with both attributes is practically unheard of..isn’t it ? Well no, apparently not. Meet […]

An introduction to British and Commonwealth WWII Officer’s peak caps.
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An introduction to British and Commonwealth WWII Officer’s peak caps.

As every collector knows, there is a huge amount of information available in books and on the worldwide web concerning WWII German helmets, while the resources on US M1 helmets is also vast.  Visor caps (as the US call them) or service dress caps (known to the British) project bearing […]

Soldier’s Remains Returned to Native Soil
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Soldier’s Remains Returned to Native Soil

An American soldier’s remains from WWII are finally being returned to his native soil after decades of waiting. Since the Second World War was quite hectic, not to mention much more mobile that a majority of the fighting in WWI, the stories of repatriated bodies have grown over time as […]

The Penis Propaganda That Warned WWII-Era Soldiers Of Venereal Disease
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The Penis Propaganda That Warned WWII-Era Soldiers Of Venereal Disease

During World War II, a foe far more insidious than the aggressive Axis powers was felling our boys fighting overseas. Venereal disease had always been a huge problem for US troops, but in 1942 the government got serious about schooling soldiers to be more conscientious with their erections. Protect Yourself […]

Prince’s Estate Contested by Surviving Relative
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Prince’s Estate Contested by Surviving Relative

A WWII-era prince’s estate is being contested by family members, decades after the aristocrat in question tried to assist in a failed plan to kill Adolf Hitler. The man in question was Prince Friedrich zuSolms-Baruth, who lose his property when he was arrested by the Nazi police. As a result […]

For sale: Douglas DC-3C/C-47 $229,000
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For sale: Douglas DC-3C/C-47 $229,000

Aircraft History This Douglas C-47-DL is the oldest surviving ex-RAF Dakota transport. February 13, 1943 – Completed at Long Beach, California factory under USAAF Contract No. AC-1043 and allocated 42-32817. March 7, 1943 – Delivered to Royal Air Force as FD789 (Dakota MK. I) on Lend-Lease. April 8, 1943 – […]

The rear seam on a World War II helmet.
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The M1 Helmet of World War Two – the “steel pot”

By Olivier C. Dorrell The US M1 helmet is perhaps one of the most iconic items of military equipment, made famous not only in period photographs from the Second World War and Vietnam, but also from numerous war films such as the D-Day epic, The Longest Day, or Audie Murphy’s […]

User Identification Sought for Historical Remains
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User Identification Sought for Historical Remains

A large number of historical remains from WWI that were photographed during the war have been documented on the internet, where a new British project is hoping users will be able to lend a hand in the identification process. Users are asked to look at the photographs and help to […]

WHO-Tube: Japanese Tanks 1925 – 1945
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WHO-Tube: Japanese Tanks 1925 – 1945

Japanese Tanks 1927 – 1945 Between 1925 and 1945 the Imperial Japanese military designed an impressive arsenal of Tanks and Tank Modifications including japanese WW2 tanks