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RAF

Many thanks go to Doug Banks and his team – the masters of colourisation.  The beauty of these colourised images is that colour, allows...
Cold War Vulcan

The UK’s last Cold War Vulcan bomber is to be grounded after this summer. During the Cold War from the 1950s to the...
Reckless Rex

A World War One Royal Air Force pilot known as Reckless Rex is being honoured in his hometown of Exmouth in Devon, in...

Flight Sergeant Nicholas Stephen Alkemade (1922–1987) was a rear gunner in Royal Air Force Avro Lancaster heavy bombers during World War II, who survived—without...

Undoubtedly, Adolf Hitler had a number of illusions and dreams shattered one after another as the conflict in the Europe intensified. Hitler was under...

'Boys own stuff. 'A tag often applied as a sort of apology for a book that may be lacking in historical accuracy yet tells...

At the end of the Second World War, the British Army had a huge surplus of ammunition and explosives that started to give them...
Halifax bomber

A London-based family has finally discovered the truth about the husband and father who was killed during a bombing raid over Germany during...

Operation Sealion - summary of an exercise held at the Staff College, Sandhurst in 1974.The full text is in 'Sealion' by Richard Cox. The scenario is...

Extraordinary training footage that show a captures Fw 190 in RAF markings that is being used in a training film. To train pilots in...