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Commandos Raid Norway (1942 Footage)

This dramatic newsreel from British Pathé, first shown in early 1942, depicts Operation ‘Archery’, the British Commando … Read More

More F-35s Arrive at Marham

Five more F-35B aircraft have landed at RAF Marham, the second batch of Lightnings destined for 617 Squadron RAF. The aircraft made … Read More

Solo Raid On Paris – Flt Lt Alfred Gatward’s Words

During the Second World War, RAF personnel regularly described their activities on the radio for listeners of the BBC. These broadcasts … Read More

Appeal for Families of Missing British Korean War Service Personnel to Step Forward

The Ministry of Defence has launched an appeal for relatives of British service personnel killed or who went missing in the Korean … Read More

Supermarine Swift Arrives at Solent Sky

A rare example of the Swift arrived at the Solent Sky Aviation Museum this June. The classic jet fighter was developed by Southampton-based … Read More

Ten Gun Terror (1941 Footage)

This 1941 dated British Pathé news footage shows the production and introduction of the Bristol Beaufighter. The Beaufighter had actually … Read More

Firefighting in the Air – In Sgt James Ward VC’s Words

During the Second World War, RAF personnel regularly described their activities on the radio for listeners of the BBC. These broadcasts … Read More

Amiens Centenary to be Marked at The Tank Museum

An impressive display of period tanks and vehicles will be the highlight of an event commemorating the centenary of the beginning of … Read More

Southampton Ready to Mark Warilda Tragedy

A Southampton-based charity will commemorate the sinking of the Australian hospital ship, HMAT Warilda, on 3 August with the lowering … Read More

Marching into Germany

Germany had sought an armistice, under the terms of which all of its troops had to leave the territory on the west side of the Rhine. … Read More

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