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RAF

Brian Emsley found the picture of the destructive device being loaded on to an RAF Mosquito as he leafed through his late father's...

The Avro Lancaster is a British four-engined Second World War heavy bomber designed and built by Avro for the Royal Air Force (RAF). It...

It's the story behind the medals that make them so fascinating to collectors. These are 5 of the most valuable medals ever sold.He applied...

A B-17 dropping food over The Netherlands, image courtesy of armyairforces.comIn April 1945, over 3.5 million Dutch citizens in the western part of The Netherlands...
VE-day

Starting from May 8, events and celebrations commemorating 70th anniversary of the end of the WWII, will be held for three days. During these...

Strategic bombing during World War II was the sustained aerial attack on railways, harbors, cities, workers' housing, and industrial districts in enemy territory during...

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...

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 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...
Spitfire

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...