Tag Archives: military

The BBC News| September 4th 1939

SS Athenia is sunk outward bound to the United States.   Listen to the BBC news for this day 80 years ago!

Posted in 1939 | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The King’s Speech – 3rd September 1939

80 years ago today King George VI delivered this speech addressing Britain’s involvement in World War II.

Posted in 1939, Uncategorized, Words To Remember from 1939 | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

V.J. Day at Cobbaton Collection, North Devon

Calling all Military minded and vintage fans, VJ Commemoration Day takes place at Cobbaton Collection in North Devon over the weekend of 13th and 14th August.  Come along and celebrate Victory in Japan with displays of military vehicles in the field next door (watch … Continue reading

Posted in WW2 Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment