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World War II
Post World War II

North Africa (Operation Torch)

1st Parachute Brigade was fully operational for Operation TORCH, which began with amphibious landings by the Allied 1st Army on

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Norway (Operation Freshman)

Operation FRESHMAN was an operation mounted during the night of 19/20 November 1942, using gliders and airborne Royal Engineers to

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Feature Articles

CWGC Bari War Cemetery

The Commonwealth War Graves Cemetery at Bari in the locality of Carbonara, Italy, was chosen...

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Lockheed Hudson aircraft

This twin engined reconnaissance medium bomber supplied to the RAF was never used in European...

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Paradata Survey