Britain At War March issue - OUT NOW!

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Posts: 2,117 FEATURING: NEUVE CHAPELLE: THE FIRST OFFENSIVE The battle of Neuve Chapelle 100 years ago saw the first organised British 'big push' of the First World War and had mixed outcomes. We look at the significance of that action and the important lessons learned by both sides. RESISTANCE BRITAIN With the threat of invasion during 1940 secret units were set up to counter and harry the invading forces 'behind the lines'. We look at some accounts relating to these mysterious units. THE ONE THAT GOT AWAY German POW Oberleutnant Franz von Werra was famous as 'The One That Got Away'. We take a look at his extraordinary tale but focus particularly on the story behind his Messerschmitt 109 captured during the Battle of Britain. LAST ROLL OF THE DICE When the Luftwaffe launched its final offensive on 1 January 1945 it caught the RAF unawares and on the ground. While the damage inflicted was serious, one RAF ground-crew member portrayed the lighter side of things through a set of cartoons. AND MUCH MORE! Britain At War Magazine March issue is AVAILABLE NOW for just £4.40 from WHSmith and other leading newsagents. Alternatively, order your copy from our online shop or download your digital version here.
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