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The Dastardly Sinking of the 'Athenia'

Sep1939

The Dastardly Sinking of the 'Athenia'

Hardly had the world realized that war had again begun when it received with a thrill of horror the news that the German U-boats had claimed their first victim. Without a word of warning, a passenger

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Poland Resolute Against the German Might

Sep1939

Poland Resolute Against the German Might

If you want a symbol of Poland in arms you will find it not in speeding aircraft, marching masses of infantry, rumbling tanks and mechanized artillery, but in a trooper of the national cavalry. Alert,

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'Magic Carpets' Help to Keep our Forces Moving

Sep1944

'Magic Carpets' Help to Keep our Forces Moving

Bogged vehicles and grounded aircraft are millstones around the neck of an army; if its transport ceases to flow, offensive action becomes impossible and defence a matter of uncertainty. How perplexin

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I Was There! - Men, Mules and Mud I Saw on Monte Camino

Jan1944

I Was There! - Men, Mules and Mud I Saw on Monte Camino

One of the key heights on the road to Rome, Monte Camino enemy positions were broken into by the 5th Army by December 7, 1943. War Correspondent Alexander Clifford described appalling conditions maste

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Anti-Suicide Guards are Alert at Nuremberg

Mar1946

Anti-Suicide Guards are Alert at Nuremberg

American guards look into the cells housing the Nazi war-criminals at Nuremberg every thirty seconds, day and night, whilst these are occupied, as a precautionary measure against attempts at suicide

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What British Bombers Did at Bremen on the Weser

Oct1945

What British Bombers Did at Bremen on the Weser

Germany's second largest port, Bremen was a prime target for attacks by the R.A.F. from May 1940 to April 22, 1945 - five days before its capture by the British 2nd Army. Onslaughts included one of

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Last 6 additions to our website

The Dastardly Sinking of the 'Athenia'

Sep1939

The Dastardly Sinking of the 'Athenia'

Hardly had the world realized that war had again begun when it received with a thrill of horror the news that the German U-boats had claimed their first victim. Without a word of warning, a passenger

Read more

Poland Resolute Against the German Might

Sep1939

Poland Resolute Against the German Might

If you want a symbol of Poland in arms you will find it not in speeding aircraft, marching masses of infantry, rumbling tanks and mechanized artillery, but in a trooper of the national cavalry. Alert,

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The Children's Trek to Safety

Sep1939

The Children's Trek to Safety

Among Britainís emergency preparations was the evacuation of large numbers of children, mothers, and sick and infirm folk from the overcrowded cities. These pictures illustrate the great move proceedi

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Danzig and the Men Who Betrayed It

Sep1939

Danzig and the Men Who Betrayed It

Situated at the mouth of the Vistula, great river of Eastern Europe, stands Danzig, the city which was the final objective in Hitlerís campaign of aggression. For centuries it has been a centre of eco

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Britain's War Cabinet

Sep1939

Britain's War Cabinet

Rt. Hon. NEVILLE CHAMBERLAIN, P.C., M.P. Born in in 1869, second son of Joseph Chamberlain, our Prime Minister was appointed Directory-General of National Service in 1916. Postmaster-General in 1922,

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Britain's Home Defences Were All Ready

Sep1939

Britain's Home Defences Were All Ready

In the interval that elapsed between the Crisis of September 1938 and that of a year later, Britain made vast strides in the preparing for that war which all men of good will still believed might, and

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Magazines by year: 1939

  • Volume 1 - No. 1 - September 16, 1939
  • Volume 1 - No. 2 - September 23, 1939
  • Volume 1 - No. 3 - September 30, 1939
  • Volume 1 - No. 4 - October 7, 1939
  • Volume 1 - No. 5 - October 14, 1939
  • Volume 1 - No. 6 - October 21, 1939
  • Volume 1 - No. 7 - October 28, 1939
  • Volume 1 - No. 8 - November 4, 1939
  • Volume 1 - No. 9 - November 11, 1939
  • Volume 1 - No. 10 - November 18, 1939
  • Volume 1 - No. 11 - November 25, 1939
  • Volume 1 - No. 12 - December 2, 1939
  • Volume 1 - No. 13 - December 9, 1939
  • Volume 1 - No. 14 - December 16, 1939
  • Volume 1 - No. 15 - December 18, 1939
  • Volume 1 - No. 16 - December 23, 1939
  • Volume 1 - No. 17 - December 29, 1939

Magazines by year: 1940

  • Volume 1 - No. 18 - January 5, 1940
  • Volume 1 - No. 19 - January 12, 1940
  • Volume 1 - No. 20 - January 19, 1940
  • Volume 2 - No. 21 - January 26, 1940
  • Volume 2 - No. 22 - February 2, 1940
  • Volume 2 - No. 23 - February 9, 1940
  • Volume 2 - No. 24 - February 16, 1940
  • Volume 2 - No. 25 - February 23, 1940
  • Volume 2 - No. 26 - March 1, 1940
  • Volume 2 - No. 27 - March 8, 1940
  • Volume 2 - No. 28 - March 15, 1940
  • Volume 2 - No. 29 - March 22, 1940
  • Volume 2 - No. 30 - March 29, 1940
  • Volume 2 - No. 31 - April 5, 1940
  • Volume 2 - No. 32 - April 12, 1940
  • Volume 2 - No. 33 - April 19, 1940
  • Volume 2 - No. 34 - April 26, 1940
  • Volume 2 - No. 35 - May 3, 1940
  • Volume 2 - No. 36 - May 10, 1940
  • Volume 2 - No. 37 - May 17, 1940
  • Volume 2 - No. 38 - May 24, 1940
  • Volume 2 - No. 39 - May 31, 1940
  • Volume 2 - No. 40 - June 7, 1940
  • Volume 2 - No. 41 - June 14, 1940
  • Volume 2 - No. 42 - June 21, 1940
  • Volume 2 - No. 43 - June 28, 1940
  • Volume 2 - No. 44 - July 5, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 45 - July 12, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 46 - July 19, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 47 - July 26, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 48 - August 2, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 49 - August 9, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 50 - August 16, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 51 - August 23, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 52 - August 30, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 53 - September 6, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 54 - September 13, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 55 - September 20, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 56 - September 27, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 57 - October 4, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 58 - October 11, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 59 - October 18, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 60 - October 25, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 61 - November 1, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 62 - November 8, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 63 - November 15, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 64 - November 22, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 65 - November 29, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 66 - December 6, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 67 - December 13, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 68 - December 20, 1940
  • Volume 3 - No. 69 - December 27, 1940

Magazines by year: 1941

  • Volume 3 - No. 70 - January 3, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 71 - January 10, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 72 - January 17, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 73 - January 24, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 74 - January 31, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 75 - February 7, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 76 - February 14, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 77 - February 21, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 78 - February 28, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 79 - March 7, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 80 - March 14, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 81 - March 21, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 82 - March 28, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 83 - April 4, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 84 - April 10, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 85 - April 18, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 86 - April 25, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 87 - May 2, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 88 - May 9, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 89 - May 16, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 90 - May 23, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 91 - May 30, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 92 - June 6, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 93 - June 13, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 94 - June 20, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 95 - June 27, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 96 - July 4, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 97 - July 11, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 98 - July 18, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 99 - July 25, 1941
  • Volume 4 - No. 100 - August 1, 1941
  • Volume 5 - No. 101 - August 8, 1941
  • Volume 5 - No. 102 - August 15, 1941
  • Volume 5 - No. 103 - August 22, 1941
  • Volume 5 - No. 104 - August 29, 1941
  • Volume 5 - No. 105 - September 10, 1941
  • Volume 5 - No. 106 - September 20, 1941
  • Volume 5 - No. 107 - September 30, 1941
  • Volume 5 - No. 108 - October 10, 1941
  • Volume 5 - No. 109 - October 20, 1941
  • Volume 5 - No. 110 - October 30, 1941
  • Volume 5 - No. 111 - November 10, 1941
  • Volume 5 - No. 112 - November 20, 1941
  • Volume 5 - No. 113 - November 29, 1941
  • Volume 5 - No. 114 - December 10, 1941
  • Volume 5 - No. 115 - December 20, 1941
  • Volume 5 - No. 116 - December 30, 1941

Magazines by year: 1942

  • Volume 5 - No. 117 - January 10, 1942
  • Volume 5 - No. 118 - January 20, 1942
  • Volume 5 - No. 119 - January 30, 1942
  • Volume 5 - No. 120 - February 10, 1942
  • Volume 5 - No. 121 - February 20, 1942
  • Volume 5 - No. 122 - February 28, 1942
  • Volume 5 - No. 123 - March 10, 1942
  • Volume 5 - No. 124 - March 20, 1942
  • Volume 5 - No. 125 - April 2, 1942
  • Volume 5 - No. 126 - April 17, 1942
  • Volume 5 - No. 127 - May 1, 1942
  • Volume 5 - No. 128 - May 15, 1942
  • Volume 5 - No. 129 - May 29, 1942
  • Volume 5 - No. 130 - June 12, 1942
  • Volume 6 - No. 131 - June 26, 1942
  • Volume 6 - No. 132 - July 10, 1942
  • Volume 6 - No. 133 - July 24, 1942
  • Volume 6 - No. 134 - August 7, 1942
  • Volume 6 - No. 135 - August 21, 1942
  • Volume 6 - No. 136 - September 4, 1942
  • Volume 6 - No. 137 - September 18, 1942
  • Volume 6 - No. 138 - October 2, 1942
  • Volume 6 - No. 139 - October 18, 1942
  • Volume 6 - No. 140 - October 30, 1942
  • Volume 6 - No. 141 - November 13, 1942
  • Volume 6 - No. 142 - November 27, 1942
  • Volume 6 - No. 143 - December 11, 1942
  • Volume 6 - No. 144 - December 26, 1942

Magazines by year: 1943

  • Volume 6 - No. 145 - January 8, 1943
  • Volume 6 - No. 146 - January 22, 1943
  • Volume 6 - No. 147 - February 5, 1943
  • Volume 6 - No. 148 - February 19, 1943
  • Volume 6 - No. 149 - March 5, 1943
  • Volume 6 - No. 150 - March 19, 1943
  • Volume 6 - No. 151 - April 2, 1943
  • Volume 6 - No. 152 - April 16, 1943
  • Volume 6 - No. 153 - April 30, 1943
  • Volume 6 - No. 154 - May 14, 1943
  • Volume 6 - No. 155 - May 28, 1943
  • Volume 7 - No. 156 - June 11, 1943
  • Volume 7 - No. 157 - June 25, 1943
  • Volume 7 - No. 158 - July 9, 1943
  • Volume 7 - No. 159 - July 23, 1943
  • Volume 7 - No. 160 - August 6, 1943
  • Volume 7 - No. 161 - August 20, 1943
  • Volume 7 - No. 162 - September 3, 1943
  • Volume 7 - No. 163 - September 17, 1943
  • Volume 7 - No. 164 - October 1, 1943
  • Volume 7 - No. 165 - October 15, 1943
  • Volume 7 - No. 166 - October 29, 1943
  • Volume 7 - No. 167 - November 12, 1943
  • Volume 7 - No. 168 - November 26, 1943
  • Volume 7 - No. 169 - December 10, 1943
  • Volume 7 - No. 170 - December 24, 1943

Magazines by year: 1944

  • Volume 7 - No. 171 - January 7, 1944
  • Volume 7 - No. 172 - January 21, 1944
  • Volume 7 - No. 173 - February 4, 1944
  • Volume 7 - No. 174 - February 18, 1944
  • Volume 7 - No. 175 - March 3, 1944
  • Volume 7 - No. 176 - March 17, 1944
  • Volume 7 - No. 177 - March 31, 1944
  • Volume 7 - No. 178 - April 14, 1944
  • Volume 7 - No. 179 - April 28, 1944
  • Volume 7 - No. 180 - May 12, 1944
  • Volume 8 - No. 181 - May 26, 1944
  • Volume 8 - No. 182 - June 9, 1944
  • Volume 8 - No. 183 - June 23, 1944
  • Volume 8 - No. 184 - July 7, 1944
  • Volume 8 - No. 185 - July 21, 1944
  • Volume 8 - No. 186 - August 4, 1944
  • Volume 8 - No. 187 - August 18, 1944
  • Volume 8 - No. 188 - September 1, 1944
  • Volume 8 - No. 189 - September 15, 1944
  • Volume 8 - No. 190 - September 29, 1944
  • Volume 8 - No. 191 - October 13, 1944
  • Volume 8 - No. 192 - October 27, 1944
  • Volume 8 - No. 193 - November 10, 1944
  • Volume 8 - No. 194 - November 24, 1944
  • Volume 8 - No. 195 - December 8, 1944
  • Volume 8 - No. 196 - December 22, 1944

Magazines by year: 1945

  • Volume 8 - No. 197 - January 5, 1945
  • Volume 8 - No. 198 - January 19, 1945
  • Volume 8 - No. 199 - February 2, 1945
  • Volume 8 - No. 200 - February 16, 1945
  • Volume 8 - No. 201 - March 2, 1945
  • Volume 8 - No. 202 - March 16, 1945
  • Volume 8 - No. 203 - March 29, 1945
  • Volume 8 - No. 204 - April 13, 1945
  • Volume 8 - No. 205 - April 27, 1945
  • Volume 9 - No. 206 - May 11, 1945
  • Volume 9 - No. 207 - May 25, 1945
  • Volume 9 - No. 208 - June 8, 1945
  • Volume 9 - No. 209 - June 22, 1945
  • Volume 9 - No. 210 - July 6, 1945
  • Volume 9 - No. 211 - July 20, 1945
  • Volume 9 - No. 212 - August 3, 1945
  • Volume 9 - No. 213 - August 17, 1945
  • Volume 9 - No. 214 - August 31, 1945
  • Volume 9 - No. 215 - September 14, 1945
  • Volume 9 - No. 216 - September 28, 1945
  • Volume 9 - No. 217 - October 12, 1945
  • Volume 9 - No. 218 - October 26, 1945
  • Volume 9 - No. 219 - November 9, 1945
  • Volume 9 - No. 220 - November 23, 1945
  • Volume 9 - No. 221 - December 7, 1945
  • Volume 9 - No. 222 - December 21, 1945

Magazines by year: 1946

  • Volume 9 - No. 223 - January 4, 1946
  • Volume 9 - No. 224 - January 16, 1946
  • Volume 9 - No. 225 - February 1, 1946
  • Volume 9 - No. 226 - February 15, 1946
  • Volume 9 - No. 227 - March 1, 1946
  • Volume 9 - No. 228 - March 15, 1946
  • Volume 9 - No. 229 - March 29, 1946
  • Volume 9 - No. 230 - April 12, 1946
  • Volume 10 - No. 231 - April 26, 1946
  • Volume 10 - No. 232 - May 10, 1946
  • Volume 10 - No. 233 - May 24, 1946
  • Volume 10 - No. 234 - June 7, 1946
  • Volume 10 - No. 235 - June 21, 1946
  • Volume 10 - No. 236 - July 5, 1946
  • Volume 10 - No. 237 - July 19, 1946
  • Volume 10 - No. 238 - August 2, 1946
  • Volume 10 - No. 239 - August 16, 1946
  • Volume 10 - No. 240 - August 30, 1946
  • Volume 10 - No. 241 - September 13, 1946
  • Volume 10 - No. 242 - September 27, 1946
  • Volume 10 - No. 243 - October 11, 1946
  • Volume 10 - No. 244 - October 25, 1946
  • Volume 10 - No. 245 - November 8, 1946
  • Volume 10 - No. 246 - November 22, 1946
  • Volume 10 - No. 247 - December 6, 1946
  • Volume 10 - No. 248 - December 20, 1946

Magazines by year: 1947

  • Volume 10 - No. 249 - January 3, 1947
  • Volume 10 - No. 250 - January 17, 1947
  • Volume 10 - No. 251 - January 31, 1947
  • Volume 10 - No. 252 - February 14, 1947
  • Volume 10 - No. 253 - March 14, 1947
  • Volume 10 - No. 254 - March 28, 1947
  • Volume 10 - No. 255 - April 11, 1947

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Article of the day

Battle School: The 'Real Thing' in Training

Jun1942

Battle School: The 'Real Thing' in Training

Much has been heard recently of the new battle drill which is now an established part of the training of the British Army. Below we give some account of its origin, of what it attempts to do, and of

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