British Army

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British soldiers take German prisoners somewhere on the Western Front.

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HMS Hood (51) - incrociatore da battaglia della classe Admiral  Entrata in servizio	15 maggio 1920 Caratteristiche generali Dislocamento	Pieno carico 1918: 45.925 t 1940: 49.136 t Lunghezza	262,3 m Larghezza	31,7 m Pescaggio	10,1 m Propulsione	25 caldaie a petrolio Yarrow, 4 gruppi turboriduttori Brown-Curtiss, 4 assi eliche, Velocità	1920: 31 nodi (57 km/h) 1941: 29 nodi  (54 km/h) Autonomia	1931: 5.332 mn a 20 nodi (10.000 km a 37 km/h) Equipaggio	1921: 1.169 1941: 1.418

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A French and British soldier at Étaples, c.1914-1915.

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Corporal Sparkes 1944 by Tony Barton

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Commandos of No. 4 Commando, 1st Special Service Brigade, and troops of 6th Airborne Division in Bénouville after the link-up between the two forces, 6 June 1944.

2100: 21st Panzer abandon counter-attack

From here the excellent anti-tank gunfire of the Allies knocked out eleven of my tanks before I had barely started. However, one battle group did manage to bypass these guns and actually reached the coast at Lion-sur-Mer, at about seven o’clock in the evening. I now expected that some reinforcements would be forthcoming to help me hold my position, but nothing came. Another Allied parachute landing on both sides of the Orne, together with a sharp attack by English tanks, forced me to give up…

WW2 British Paratrooper with MK I No.3 rifle.

6th Airborne Uniform and Equipment

Uniform and Equipment The following is the required Uniform and Equipment for the 6th Airborne Impression Working Dress Maroon Beret (With Airborne badge) Collarless Shirt Battle Dress Tunic (P37 or P40 Acceptable

HMS Southampton

Postcards of the Past - Vintage Postcards of British Warships

A collection of old postcards of ships of the British Navy.

WW2 - Allies - British Infantry: Troops passing Café Gondrée at Bénouville, near 'Pegasus Bridge' over the Caen Canal, 9 June 1944.

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Operation Market Garden: British 1st Airborne Division Perimeter, Oosterbeek, 20-26 September 1944

Operation Market Garden September 17 - 27 1944: British 1st Airborne Division Perimeter, Oosterbeek, 20-26 September 1944

Operation Market Garden: British 1st Airborne Division Perimeter, Oosterbeek, 20-26 September 1944

British WW1 Recruiting poster, c.1914. 'Our Ancestors Fought for Freedom. Then Up Boys! Fight & Guard It.' South African soldier in khaki uniform of the Boer War period, holding a Union flag. | Quality Prints, Frames & Canvas Art

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HMS Nottingham 19-1-07 (7) by Jacksonphreak, via Flickr

HMS Nottingham 19-1-07 (7)

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