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A Para in Palestine

In 1920, after the Versailles Treaty was agreed, Britain assumed responsibility for Palestine under a League of Nations Mandate. By […]

AVREs at D-Day: Part 2

In Part 1, published on TMT on 5th July, Joe Ingham wrote about his experiences upon joining the new 79th […]

The Cyprus summer of 1958

In this extract from his diaries of his National Service days, Roger Brown relives his time in the Army in […]

The Women’s Land Army

THE LAND GIRLS – FEEDING THE NATION THROUGH HORSEPOWER DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR ·         The Women’s Land Army, formed […]

Can you help?

TMT occasionally receives requests for help in tracking down family members who had been in the Forces. In this case […]

The swamp incident, 1960

This is a true-life story of national servicemen called up and sent to the other side of the world into […]