The German 88 – The Most Famous Gun of the Second World War

The German 88 mm guns became the most famous and feared artillery pieces of the Second World War. They appeared in a whole series of forms ranging … [Read more...]





U-48: The Most Successful U-Boat of the Second World War

Following the signing of the Treaty of Versailles in 1919, Germany was not permitted to build or operate submarines. Clandestine training about … [Read more...]





Armoured Guardsmen – A War Diary, June 1944 – April 1945

In defiance of the regulations, Bob Boscowan kept his daily account of his war from Normandy through to Germany where, seriously wounded, he was the … [Read more...]