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Battle of Britain Spitfire pilot hailed following death aged 96
Tributes have been paid to the youngest surviving Battle of Britain Spitfire pilot following his death aged 96.
War hero dies weeks after celebrating his
A D-Day veteran has died just a few weeks after celebrating his 100th birthday.
Royal Navy raise thousands for Thai hero
A crowdfunding page launched by Royal Navy divers in support of a Thai Navy SEAL who died during the rescue of a young football team is close to reach...
Specialist Army Engineer Squadron Reinsta
The Squadron's history of WWII operations in Burma was also celebrated.
Blind veterans compete in gruelling 100km
Two blind veterans took part in a punishing 100km walk from London to Brighton.
Battle of Britain ace Tom 'Ginger' Neil d
Wing Commander Neil served with 249 Squadron and was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross and Bar and Air Force Cross for his service.
Remains of WWII hero found almost 80 year
The remains of a heroic RAF pilot have been discovered nearly 80 years after he died in a mid-air crash during the Second World War.
Royal Marines helped England to World Cup
The England manager has praised the impact a commando training session by the Royal Marines has had on his players.
UK to send 440 troops to Afghanistan
The UK is to send 440 more non-combat troops to Afghanistan - the prime minister will announce at the Brussels Nato summit.
The astonishing bravery of a WWII RAF pil
At yesterdays flypast the Queen honour's the bravery displayed by members of the RAF
Housing firm expands its armed forces pro
A housing development firm is expanding its former armed forces recruitment scheme.