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The Romanian Air Force

When the Axis invasion of Russia began in 1941, the Romanian Air Force totaled about six hundred aircraft. In the early phases of the war, the Romanian Air Force flew an unusual collection of British, French, Polish and German-designed aircraft, including the Heinkel-112 fighter that never saw widespread use with the Luftwaffe. noch 397 Wörter

World War II In Europe

Archbishop of Canterbury apologises for the bombing of Dresden

For long periods of the Second World War, the Royal Air Force were the only British Military Service capable of striking back against the onward march of Nazi Germany. noch 246 Wörter

Armed Forces News

Diary of a Luftwaffe pilot

A recent visit to an antiques shop, led to the purchase of two books, one detailing the events of the Battle of Britain, the second included short diary entries of Luftwaffe pilots. noch 742 Wörter

RAF

Flight of the Destroyer

The Bf-110 family of aircraft were the mainstay of the Luftwaffe night fighter squadrons. Heinz-Wolfgang Schnauffer the celebrated Luftwaffe night fighter ace saw out the war with 121 aerial victories, almost every one of these being achieved while flying different models of the Bf-110. noch 673 Wörter

History

A Higher Call by Adam Makos – A Book that Lives Up to the Hype

I was skeptical at first, the hype being a bit over the top, but the book looked interesting, so I gave it a try.

What I liked immediately was that seldom do you get to read about World War II from opposite perspectives.  noch 416 Wörter

Richard Bost

A Higher Call by Adam Makos – A Book that Lives Up to the Hype

I was skeptical at first, the hype being a bit over the top, but the book looked interesting, so I gave it a try.

What I liked immediately was that seldom do you get to read about World War II from opposite perspectives.  noch 416 Wörter

Richard Bost

Hollywood and Hitler Part 1

Hitler was obsessed by Hollywood.

Hitler was as mesmerized by Hollywood as his people were by him.

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Hollywood