Martin Cherrett

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Dealing with Incendiary bombs in Surrey

One fell in a garden four houses away. They are small magnesium and carbide bombs about 2 feet long and 2 or 3 inches wide. A small fin of alloy one …

Fire Fighting

The Hidden Story of the Children Who Survived the Holocaust

<i>This post is in partnership with the History News Network, the website that puts the news into historical perspective. The article below was</i> …

The Wolfpack moves on to Convoy HX79

0015. Three destroyers, line abreast, approach the ship, searching the vicinity. I went off at full speed on a south-westerly course and very soon …

World War II

WWII Today — Follow the War as it happened …

The Japanese destroyer Akikaze ‘Autumn Wind’<br>– nearly 60 civilians were killed on board on 18th March 1943.<p>On 18 March the Japanese destroyer Akikaze, …