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RAF Gets Another New Fighter (1956 Footage)

This week’s newsreel from British Pathé introduces the Gloster Javelin FAW.1, one of several new fighter aircraft to enter service … Read More

Soldiers Provide Guard Of Honour For Japan’s Prime Minister

The Prime Minster of Japan, His Excellency Shinzo Abe was welcomed to the UK with a Guard of Honour from The Irish Guards at The Foreign … Read More

Feature extract: Antipodean Night Hunters

Feature extract:cAntipodean Night Hunters Andrew Thomas outlines 456 Squadron RAAF’s time as a de Havilland Mosquito night-fighter … Read More

Six-Gun Tanks from the USA (1942 Footage)

This week’s footage from British Pathé shows some of the first M3 Lee medium tanks to see service in Britain being put through their … Read More

Book Review: 1918 – Winning the War, Losing the War

Book Review:  1918 – Winning the War, Losing the War.  Edited by Dr Matthias Strohn Publisher: Osprey  www.ospreypublishing.com … Read More

Hunter Restoration Progresses Well at Sywell

Work has been ongoing throughout 2018 to finish the six-year restoration of Hawker Hunter F.2 WN904 at the Sywell Aviation Museum in … Read More

Photo of the week from Britain at War

This week’s photo is of Halifax III LV907 ‘Friday the 13th’ (158 Sqn), which completed 128 operations, being prepared … Read More

National Army Museum Visit

The Britain at War editorial team had a visit to the excellent National Army Museum in London yesterday. In fact, we spent most of … Read More

Season’s Greetings

As we present this wintry scene showing English Electric Canberras and an Avro Lincoln standing in the snow, the editorial team would … Read More

Destroyers for Bases (1940 Footage)

This footage from British Pathé shows the moment the first American destroyers arrived in Britain as part of the Destroyers for Bases … Read More

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