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The Story of the fortitude of British Servicemen during the Second World War

Convoy Escort duty in the Battle of the Atlantic

Battle of the Atlantic

The Battle of the Atlantic was the longest Battle of the entire war. It started the day that Neville Chamberlain declared war on ...

Dunkirk & Battle of France

Dunkirk is viewed by the British mostly as a triumph. But it was born from the disaster of the Battle of France which ...


The Battle of Britain

The Battle of Britain is arguably one of the most important battles of the war. Had Germany won and invaded Britain ...

Battle of Taranto

The Battle of Taranto took place because the British were keen to reduce the threat of the Italian Navy in the Mediterranean ...

The Fall of Malaya & Singapore

Under-resourced British and Commonwealth troops, lacking proper training, effective air-cover and quality leadership, were ...

The Battle of Malta

For two and half years in what became known as the Battle of Malta, Italy and later Germany laid siege to Malta dropping ...

British Artillery inaction at El Alamein

The Battles at El Alamein

The three battles fought at El Alamein were to become the military turning-point for Britain in the War. Together with ...

Combined Bomber Offensive

Unable to fulfil the demands of Stalin of opening a second front against Germany in 1943 by invading France, it fell to ...

Battle of Imphal & Kohima

Japan attacked the British Fourteenth “Forgotten” Army under General Bill Slim who was waiting for reinforcements ...

D-Day & Battle of Normandy

D-Day was the largest amphibious invasion in history when the Allies assaulted Normandy in June 1944. It was just the ...

British Troops in the Second World War

British Battles of World War Two

An additional 21 Battles and Campaigns fought by Britain during the Second World War ...

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