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News Round-Up – December 12th 2017

Here are some of the latest British military news stories making the headlines this past week.

General Defence News

Armed Forces face ‘completely unacceptable’ delay to pay rise… 395 more words

Military

News Round-Up - November 20th 2017

Here are some of the latest British military news stories making the headlines this past week.

General Defence News

Britain’s new military BFF (Best Friend France) 432 more words

Saturday 17 November 1917 We Lost 507

German minesweepers clearing a path through the British minefield in the Heligoland Bight near the coast of Germany are intercepted by three British cruisers, … 579 more words

Royal Navy

News Round-Up – November 13th 2017

Here are some of the latest British military news stories making the headlines this past week.

General Defence News

Prince Charles steps in to lay wreath as Queen observes… 415 more words

Wednesday 7 November 1917 We Lost 752

Abu Hareira is about midway on the road from Beersheba to Gaza, in front of the Wadi el Sheria.  The Turkish lines here are attacked and captured by the 10th, 60th (London) and 74th (Yeomanry) Divisions. 423 more words

Artillery

Corporal J Prettyjohns RM: first recipient of the VC

Yesterday marked the first Victoria Cross ever awarded. Corporal J Prettyjohns RM received the award on November 5th, 1854, for successfully leading a section which dislodged Russian marksmen from well defended caves in the Battle of Inkerman. 147 more words

News Round-Up – November 3rd 2017

Here are some of the latest British military news stories making the headlines this past week.

General Defence News

PM names Williamson as UK Defense Secretary after Fallon quits… 442 more words

Military