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Kohima: The WW2 battle you should know about
The British and Indian forces who held Kohima and Imphal and whose heroic bravery and sacrifice stopped the Japanese from advancing into India are known as the Forgotten Army. What they achieved is truly legendary
Royal Marine amputee Mark Ormrod's 4 step
‘After being told I’d spend the rest of my life in a wheelchair, failure just wasn’t an option...I was going to walk again no matter how difficult or...
How the Royal Marines won the first battl
On 14 June 1982 the Falklands War came to an end this is the story of how it began.
How 5 ships full of vital war resources a
Celebrating Little Known WWII Hero Andrew Henry
Emotional reunion for WWII veteran and hi
97-year-old KT Robbins and Jeannine Ganaye 92 fell in love when he was stationed in France during World War II.
Bid to trace family of fallen WWI soldier
A bid has been launched to find the family of a fallen WWI soldier who was never given a military burial.
How Spitfire Pilots Really ‘Rammed’ a V1
A Royal Air Force Wing Commander has described how WWII Spitfire pilots might have used their airborne skills to tip V1 Flying Bombs out of the sky to...
SAS sent to bring in World's Most Wanted
The Special Air Service and Special Boat Service have been dispatched to put an end to the world’s most wanted man. They have joined a new taskforce w...
Timeline of D-Day Landings June 6th 1944
To remember the heroic deeds carried out by the Allies over D-Day we created this infographic. We detail the major events leading up to and during D-D...
How Veteran Peter Rackliff and His Crew M
Aged just 19, Peter Rackliff played an important part in planning the D-Day invasion.
D-Day anniversary flypast route revealed
Legendary WWII aircraft are to take off from the Imperial War Museum Duxford to commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day.