The Complete George Cross – A Full Chronological Record of all George Cross Holders

The George Cross, the highest civilian decoration, is awarded for ‘acts of the greatest heroism or of the most conspicuous courage in circumstances of … [Read more...]





Flying Catalinas – The Consoldiated PBY Catalina in WWII

The Consolidated PBY Catalina was probably the most versatile and successful flying boat/amphibian ever built, serving not just with the US Army Air … [Read more...]





Escape, Evasion and Revenge

Peter Stevens was a German-Jewish refugee who escaped Nazi persecution as a teenager in 1933. He joined the RAF in 1939 and after eighteen months … [Read more...]





The WAAF At War

Members of the Women’s Auxiliary Air Force played a vital role in supporting the operations of the Royal Air Force during the Battle of Britain and … [Read more...]





The Golden Horseshoe – The Wartime Career of Otto Kretschmer, U-Boat Ace

The legendary U-boat ace Otto Kretschmer was branded 'the wolf of the Atlantic', and for good reason. In his dramatic wartime career he sank ship … [Read more...]





Notes of a Russian Sniper

‘As a sniper, I’ve killed more than a few Nazis. I have a passion for observing enemy behaviour. You watch a Nazi officer come out of a bunker, … [Read more...]