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Posted by Pete Ward on 31 May 2015 08:54:00 BST In Military History, Featured
On 31 May 1902 the Treaty of Vereeniging was signed, ending the Second Boer War. The conflict had lasted almost 3 years, and was typified by guerrilla tactics, with the much larger British force facing constant harassment from groups of Boer commandos...Continue Reading
Posted by Pete Ward on 17 May 2015 01:04:00 BST In Military History, Featured
On the evening of May 16, 1943 a group of Lancaster bombers set off from RAF Scampton. Their target was a selection of German dams that had been identified by the British Air Ministry...Continue Reading
Posted by Emily Heagerty on 23 January 2015 15:28:57 GMT In Military History, Featured
On 25th January 1945 the Battle of the Bulge concluded with a decisive Allied victory. Fought over the winter months of 1944-45, the battle was the last major Nazi German offensive against Western Allied forces during World War II.Continue Reading