Category Archives: battles

Battle of Waterloo 18th June 1815

On the 18th June 1815, two armies faced each other on a muddy field in Belgium. It would be a decisive battle that bring about an end to twenty years of conflict and reshape the future of Europe. Both armies … Continue reading

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Gulf War 1990 -1991 (part 1)

I thought I’d take a look at a more recent conflict and one in which I served with the Royal Artillery. Even though the land war was quite short, it does have some scope for tank battles, there is also … Continue reading

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New books for Very British Civil War

Two new books are avaliable from Solway for A Very British Civil war. VCBW The Gathering Storm 2.2- ¬†will cover Birmingham, The Severn Valley Campaign,Somerset, Cornwall and Devon as well as material on the Navy, Army and Airforce, Trains, Espionage … Continue reading

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