audio
Shared by ww2podcast
0
 Lieutenant) July 15, 2017
Subir imagen

In this episode we’re in the Western Desert in 1940-41 looking at the air campaign fought by Raymond Collishaw and his RAF crews.

Collishaw was a WW1 fighter ace. When the war broke out in 1939 now Air Commodore Collishaw he commanded an RAF Group in Egypt. The fighting in the western...read more

0
external_video
DDIke's picture
Shared by DDIke
3
 HQ Batallón) July 07, 2017

Breaking out the Zodiacs with the boys and exploring the bunkers on Barwell Island that were placed there during WW2 to defend against a Japanese Invasion

read more
0

Categories: 

article
DDIke's picture
Shared by DDIke
3
 HQ Batallón) July 07, 2017
1

In this occasion you can be the owner of two great armoured jewels from World War II time. Both of them are M4 Sherman medium tanks. M4 Sherman medium tank is the most quintessentially American tank ever conceived and the most numerous battle medium tank used by the...read more

0
audio
Shared by ww2podcast
0
 Lieutenant) July 01, 2017
Subir imagen

In this episode we’re going to be discussing Bill Cheall.

Bill joined the Green Howard's in 1939, a regiment in the British army, and fought throughout the whole war. He was evacuated through Dunkirk, fought in the Desert, took part in the invasion of Sicily and in 1944 landed on Gold...read more

4
1

The Tunisia Campaign was a series of battles that took place in Tunisia during the North African Campaign of the Second World War, between Axis and Allied forces. 

...read more

5

Hugo Broch, born on 6 January 1922 in Leichlingen, Prussia, Weimar Republic, is one of Germany's most highly decorated World War Two pilots. He had a special day. He never thought he could fly the most successful and iconic British figther ever built. At age 95 he has fulfilled a long held...read more

0
external_video
Hannes Trautloft's picture
Shared by Hannes Trautloft
0
 Lieutenant) June 28, 2017

Most known as the strongest last Tiger, Jagdtiger was a German tank destroyer. They were known for their unrivalled firepower and armor protection that threatened the allied tanks.It was the world’s heaviest armored fighting vehicle used operationally during World War II and was the heaviest...read more

0

This Jagdpanther, coming from The Weald Foundation was presented as a substitute for the usual Tiger 131 at the Tankfest 2017, which stayed inside the museum because of the Tiger Exibition. Unfortunately suffered from a steering problem and did not participate to the show. Nevertheless, I...read more

0
external_video
DDIke's picture
Shared by DDIke
3
 HQ Batallón) June 21, 2017

Railway guns like the German WWII K5 gun had a very narrow aim. To get around that problem, Germans developed a circular track, allowing the gun to rotate and fire in 360 degrees.

A K5(E) is preserved at the United States Army Ordnance Museum in Fort Lee (Petersburg, Virginia). Leopold...read more

0
1

As main part of the Manstein Plan or Fall Gelb (Case Yellow), you know the German Army Group A goal was crossing the Meuse river with the intention of capturing Sedan and pushing northwards towards the Channel coast, in order to entrap the Allied forces that were...read more

0

Pages