Courage After The Battle written by ex-Royal Marine and Falklands veteran Peter Jackson-Lee, is a book that takes the reader on a journey that most people will never experience. The book is a travelogue that explains how service men and women navigate their way from battlefield injury back to civilian life. Read the full book review nowRead More
The War Years Blog
Welcome to The War Years blog. World War Two resulted in the deaths of 85 million people. Civilian deaths including those subject to war-related disease and famine totalled 55 million. Tens of millions more people were displaced. However, amid all the carnage people demonstrated remarkable courage, fortitude, compassion, mercy and sacrifice. We would like to honour and celebrate all of those people.
In this article, we look at the merits and deficiencies of the German Tiger tank during World War Two, and the muddled strategic thinking that drove the project forward.Read More
In this blog post, we review the latest production of the musical drama Billy Bishop Goes to War at the Jermyn Street Theatre. The production recounts the extraordinary life and career of Canadian WW1 flying ace Billy Bishop. The play is running Wed, 31st October - Sat, 24th November, 2018.Read More