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A squadron of British Spitfire pilots have been honored in Australia for their role in helping to protect the north of Australia during World...

The Dambusters raid was brought to life in the movie of the same name made in 1955. Many servicemen were killed during the mission, and...
Bristol Blenheim

After more then a decade of restoration and, a World War II aircraft took to the skies for the first time in almost...

The majority of the British Army during World War Two consisted of British and her Allied troops. However there was a small contingent of...
Dornier Do 335

French ace Pierre Clostermann encounter with a Pfeil in April 1945. He describes leading a pack of four Hawker Tempests from 3 Squadron RAF...

Soldiers of 2nd Polish Corps in the battle of Monte CassinoPoland was the reason the world went to war with the Nazis, but it is...
I CHOSE THE SKY

Leonard ‘Tich’ Rochford achieved twenty-nine victories as a fighter pilot during the Great War. His genuinely lovely account of his war service was first...

During the Second World War all sides participated in the bombing of civilians. In some instances they were the target of the raids, in...

When the Fuhrer gave the marching orders on May 10th 1940, the German forces seemed unstoppable from invading and occupying most of Europe as...
Battle of Britain veteran

Wing Commander Tom Neil served with the Royal Air Force during the Battle of Britain 75 years ago. Now he has launched a...