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In what began as the last major German offensive of the First World War, the Second Battle of the Marne developed into a significant Allied victory.
From now on, the Ger[...]
Actress Olivia Colman starts her search into her family history in the next BBC episode of Who Do You Think You Are? Olivia’s episode is on BBC One Monday, July 9th from [...]
On 10th July, a spectacular centenary flypast is planned by the Royal Air Force (RAF) over central London. Up to 100 jets, helicopters and aeroplanes, including Spitfires[...]
In the first day of fighting alone, the most deadly of all, 19,290 Allied troops died, 35,493 were wounded, and 2,000 listed as missing.
From among these vast numbers, i[...]
The special day aims to raise public awareness of the contribution made to our country by those brave men and women who serve in the UK forces.