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The King awarding South African Battle of Britain ace, "Zulu" Lewis, his DFC

King George VI conferring a Bar to Flying Officer A G Lewis’s Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC) for bravery,  in an awards ceremony at Duxford, Cambridgeshire. Lewis, a South African, had just returned to service with No. 96 more words

European Theatre - WW2

Battle of Britain Honoured

The last year or so has been full of anniversaries, remembrances – the start of WWI, D-Day, and this year, the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain. 260 more words


Remembering the Few

There was much fanfare across the pond a few weeks ago over the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Britain, and rightly so… various memorial services were well-documented and I kept seeing photos and accounts of them online. 393 more words


Yays & Nays #11

So September just came and went didn’t it? Wowzers. Feels like I’ve just worked the entire month, but there were some pretty sweet times too! 956 more words


Britain in WW2 New 5 star review

Reviewed by Roy T. James for Readers’ Favorite – 5 stars. 30th September 2015

Britain at War 1939 to 1945: What Was Life Like During the War? 244 more words

Home Front

Anniversaries and our past, present and future

2015 is the year of the anniversary. The Battle of Britain, 75 years on. The 70th anniversary of the liberation of the concentration camps and the end of the Second World War. 270 more words

WWII – The 75th Anniversary – Battle of Britain

25 – 30 September – On this day

The German attacks in this period are sent mostly against aircraft factories. 26 more words