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Posted by Pete Ward on 13 October 2015 08:28:26 BST In Military History, Featured
On the night of 13 October 1939 a German U-boat managed to enter Scapa Flow, an important anchorage for the Royal Navy. The following attack would be remembered as arguably the greatest submarine raid in history...Continue Reading
Posted by Mike Ramalho on 22 June 2015 09:15:19 BST In Military History, Featured
We continue our retrospective look at the hits, surprises and the odd miss from our 2014 series books today - following on from this blog which looked at the first half of our series. This post looks at Elite, Men-at-Arms, New Vanguard, Raid, Warrior and Weapon titles.Continue Reading
Posted by Michael Kazich on 3 February 2015 10:49:41 GMT In Military History, Featured
Our next Raid title features a pretty extraordinary Special Forces unit and their attack on a seemingly impregnable mountain stronghold in Italy in World War II - Storming Monte La Difensa - The First Special Service Force at The Winter Line, Italy 1943 . So it was especially interesting to learn that The Congressional Gold Medal will be awarded to members of the joing US-Canadian First Special Service Force, known to the Germans as 'The Devil's Brigade' Continue Reading