Category: WORLDWIDE

September 10th and 11th: The Canadian Triumph and the Anti-Climax:  The Bailey bridge was completed by the 8th Field Squadron, RCE, by 0600hrs on the…

The story continues on our series following the liberation of the Netherlands in the final months of WW2 and the thoughts and diary on a…

The story continues on our series following the liberation of the Netherlands in the final months of WW2 and the thoughts and diary of a…

The story continues on our series following the liberation of the Netherlands in the final months of WW2 and the thoughts and diary of a…

Today we will start with a series of articles on the battle for the eastern part of the Netherlands in the last months of WWII.…

Following their use of Tetrarch tanks landed by glider in support of the D Day landings, 6th Airborne Armoured Reconnaissance Regiment RAC’s next action was…

(Tiger I) “And the lord was with Judah And he drove out the The inhabitants of the mountain But he could not drive out The…

Guest Author

The second part of the series is a report written and compiled by the staff of 16. Panzer-Grenadier Division using the experiences gained in fighting…

Guest Author

COLLECTORS KNOW that Great War relics are considered special not only because they bear witness to the first total war, but because in many cases…

Today is Volkstrauertag on which germany remembers those who were killed in war.  Ich hatt’ einen Kameraden, Einen bessern findst du nit. Die Trommel schlug zum…

Rob Schaefer

For the second part of this series I have chosen a report written by a soldier serving in the Stabs-Abteilung (Regimental staff) of Pz.Reg 35.…

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At the moment “real-life” is stealing most of my spare time so in the coming weeks I will only post a few short articles to…