The effectiveness of the bombing campaigns waged during WW2 has long been debated. But one, indisputably successful, has been almost forgotten.
Playlist - Military History
The Myanmar military, also known as the Tatmadaw, is reeling after a massive coordinated attack has been launched by anti-junta forces.
A relatively obscure group amongst the myriad of ethnic forces fighting the military junta in Myanmar has taken on much greater significance.
When it comes to unusual ships, the USS Wolverine and Sable are right up there – coal-powered, paddle-wheeled aircraft carriers!
Pressure is building on the Generals in Naypyidaw, leading to them employing indiscriminate air attacks against civilians en masse.
My piece on the XP-47J caused a fuss, so I thought I’d through and see just what was the fastest piston engine fighter in history.
The Snowdonian mountains were a dangerous place for pilots to find themselves. I trekked up to see one wreck – Avro Lincoln RF511
Civilians in Burma continue being targeted, with a report highlighting how foreign companies are assisting the SAC to murder their own people
You might not think that George Washington, first President of the United States, and the British East India Company have much in common….
When the Germans were thinking about how to invade Malta in 1942, they had the idea that some of their captured booty may be useful.
About This Playlist
Real military history stories that make you look twice.
The Vietnamese pilot who joined enemy forces to bomb them with their own plane? Prop aircraft vs. modern fighter jet, Venezuela 1992? Renegade SOE in Burma?
It’s all in here, along with biographies of warriors, commentary on Burma’s long-running civil war, and more.