Nan told me about the day the war was won,
How they stood on the back step shading their eyes from the sun,
How the aeroplanes came howling, howling by, 126 more words
Stories of bravery and courage by pilots and air field staff during the Battle of Britain in WW2.
From Spitfires to Stukas, here are nine iconic aircraft that fought in the Battle of Britain.
“On the sea of turmoil some hang on to life stubbornly and live on.”(Stubborn millennial’s lesson.)The day of the week was Friday,October 4, 1940. HMS Rainbow was a Rainbow-class submarine built for the Royal Navy during the 1930s.The boats were armed with six 21-inch torpedo tubes in the bow and two more in the stern. 1,093 more words
A female friend of mine had a hunch that I would not like a movie she had recently enjoyed. So, just to prove a point to herself, she spent 40 minutes telling me every damn detail of the film’s scenario, characters, and plot. 210 more words