Thursday, May 7, 2015
Posts tagged with "RAF"
Haven’t seen 99% of these before. 34 great colour images of warbirds!
Apr 29, 2015
Millions of poignant black-and-white photos have come out of the World War Two era, but it is not often that scenes from the deadliest...
‘Victory of Love’ in the Time of War and Chaos – WWII weddings tell amazing stories of resilience and love
Apr 26, 2015
During the Second World War, numerous stories emerged of young people getting married amid all the chaos and destruction. One could argue that in...
The 12,000 lb earthquake bomb
Apr 25, 2015
The Tallboy or Bomb, Medium Capacity, 12,000 lb, was an earthquake bomb developed by the British aeronautical engineer Barnes Wallis and deployed by the RAF...
Prince Harry flies in a Spitfire – supporting his scholarship programme for veterans
Apr 24, 2015
As a gesture of support for the veterans of Britain’s wars, Prince Harry took to the skies in a ‘Spitfire’ and he seemed to...
WWII veteran who survived 70 attacks on Nazis died in a road accident
Apr 22, 2015
Doug Gregory, a hero of WWII, who was awarded the famous DFC (Distinguished Flying Cross), conducted over 70 successful RAF attacks against the Nazis...
Prince Harry flies WWII Spitfire promoting his scholarship programme for veterans
Apr 15, 2015
Price Harry took to the skies in a bid to support his scholarship programme for servicemen wounded in recent wars. He could be seen...
Flt Lt Henry Stockings (DFC) – An Obituary
Apr 14, 2015
Flight Lieutenant Henry Stockings, who is famous for his record long flight of 12 hours to bomb Danzig early in World War II, has...
Invasion of Normandy – a D-Day veteran receives an award from the French government
Apr 4, 2015
Last year, the French government contacted the British Ministry of Defence to inform them that they wanted to recognize the brave surviving WWII veterans...
Skydivers jump off ‘Flying Fortress’ WW2 bomber – help raise money for a charity
Apr 3, 2015
A group of ten skydivers had the experience of their lifetime when they were given an opportunity to jump from the bomb bay doors...
THE BRITISH AEROSPACE HAWK – Review by Mark Barnes
Mar 28, 2015
We tend to shy away from modern warfare on this website. Some events are just a wee bit too recent or too raw for...
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