Anniversary of the Battle of the Agincourt

This day, the day of St Crispin, marks the 606th anniversary of the Battle of Agincourt, a momentous occasion and one of the most legendary battles in all of history.…

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Anniversary of the Battle of El Alamein

Technically the Second Battle of El Alamein following the earlier victory in the First which prevented Nazi Germany and Fascist Italy from encroaching further into Egypt, the Battle of El…

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Stich, Abbildung, gravure, engraving : end of the 19th century

Anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar

Todays marks the 216th anniversary of the Battle of Trafalgar, a key engagement in the Napoleonic Wars and one which would mark the beginning of a British naval dominance that…

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The transport of wounded soldiers to heal.Soldiers are carrying their wounded soldiers on the battlefield to safe places for medical treatment

Exercise Cambrian Patrol

This weekend sees the launch of the Exercise Cambrian Patrol, the premier patrolling event of the British Army held every year in Wales and hosted by the Headquarters 160th Welsh…

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Battle of Britain Day  

“Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few”  – Winston Churchill  This day in 1940 marks the high point of the…

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Anniversary of the End of the English Civil War

This day 370 years ago marks the end of the bloodiest single war in British history: the English Civil War. Despite its terminology, the war actually encompassed both Wales and…

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The Anniversary of the Battle of Crécy

Today marks the 675th anniversary of the end of the Battle of Crécy, a momentous conflict that was to determine the fate of Calais for more than two centuries, and…

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Anniversary of the Battle of Blenheim

Perhaps one of the greatest yet most overlooked British victories in military history, the Battle of Blenheim (or Blindheim in German) marked on this date in 1704 a turning point…

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