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The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 45
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 45
1940 07 12 ....... Cover: One of Thousands Defending Britain's Coast ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... On France Descends the Silence of Defeat ..... Why the German Army Won in France ..... On Vimy's Hill Sacred to Canada Hitler Triumphs ..... How the Nazis Broke France's Fortress Line ..... 'Cracked like Nutshells' by the German Fire ..... There Was Little Left in St. Malo for the Nazis ..... Poles Stand Unyielding By Britain's Side ..... What of the French Colonial Empire? - The Possibilities of its Salvage for France ..... The British Navy Moved - and Hitler Lost a Fleet ..... From 'Down Under' to the Defence of the Homeland ..... Smiles, Cheers, Thumbs Up from the Dominions ..... How Great Was France - How Low Is She Fallen Now! ..... Our Munitions are 'Vital to the Nation & the World' ..... 'Go To It!' is the Munition Workers' Slogan ..... 'If the Invader Comes' - How He Will be Repulsed ..... Day by Day Britain's Home Defences Grow ..... Nazi Terror Reaches the Channel Islands ..... Our Searchlight on the War News ..... Scared by Stalin, Carol Turns to Hitler ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - I Was in Charge of 450 French Wounded - How We Bombed the Maastricht Bridges - I Served as a Woman in the French Army ..... What Twelve Days of Air War Cost Germany ..... Night and Day the R.A.F. Hits the Nazis Hard ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: 1904-1940 By Sir Robert Vansittart ..... Items of War Interest from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 46
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 46
1940 07 19 ....... Cover: He is Ready to Deal with 'Gangster' Invaders ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... How France's Warships Were Saved From Hitler - And by Force or Persuasion Secured by Britain ..... In British Ports and at Alexandria Peace Prevailed - But at Oran and Dakar They Fought it Out ..... Where and Why the Battle of France Was Lost ..... Where the B.E.F. Fought Hard to Close the Gap - Weygand's Plan Came Too Late to Save the Day ..... France's Fair Face Befouled by the Nazis ..... More Signs That Britain Is Really Awake ..... Anderson Shelters Stand Up To The Test ..... Over the Channel Islands Flies the German Flag! ..... The Fleet Air Arm is Quick Off the Mark ..... The Pity of it! That Dunkirk Should Be Followed by the 'Melancholy Action' at Oran ..... Britain on the Offensive Against Italy ..... Bombers in Action in Sun-baked East Africa ..... Mussolini's 'Hard and Bloody' War Against France ..... Shipping Our Enemies to Safety! ..... Hitler Intensifies the Air War Against Britain ..... In the Front Line with Our Searchlight-Men ..... Our Searchlight on the War News ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - I Heard the Horst Wessel Song in Jersey - Marooned For Six Days on a Breton Island - We 'Clouted' the German and Escaped - We Saw Cherbourg Wrecked By Explosion ..... Miss England Is Busier Than Ever ..... 'Waste Not, Want Not' is the Motto for Wartime ..... Our Diary of the War ..... Echoes of the War from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 47
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 47
1940 07 26 ....... Cover: Bombs Can't Put the Dart-player Off ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... Italy Goes Over the Top in East Africa ..... In N. Africa Our Prison camps Begin to Fill ..... Outpost Fighting in the Sudan and Kenya ..... War in France as the Nazi Cameramen Saw It ..... 'Back to the Bourbons' Won't Save France ..... In London Hope Yet Flamed for France on July 14 ..... 'We're Sailing Against England' Sing the Nazis ..... In a Stilly Night They May Come in Gliders ..... Nazi Parachutists in Action, the First Photographs ..... 300 British Rifles Held 12 Miles of Front ..... 'Should the Invader Come to Britain We Shall Defend Every Village, Every Town, Every City' ..... The Prime Minister to Britain and the World ..... Defence and the Offensive ..... ...And Still the Dutch Don't Love the Nazis! ..... Oil is Still a Pressing Problem For the Nazis ..... Our Searchlight on the War News ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - I Captured a Nazi Airman on the Farm - The Front of Our Ship Was Blown Away - We Dodged the Germans for 21 Days ..... Why the Nazis Lost 140 Aircraft in Eight Days ..... British Sea Power Still the Ruling War Factor ..... Eire Has an Air Force, Small but Good ..... Our Diary of the War ..... From Mr. Churchill's Broadcast ..... Items of War Interest from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 48
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 48
1940 08 02 ....... Cover: On the East Coast Anti-Tankers are Alert ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... When the Highland Brigades Had To Surrender At St. Valery All Was Lost Save Honour ..... How the Stage Was Set for the French Armistice ..... Where the Nazis Came: French Towns Then and Now ..... Will Hitler Come With a Fleet of Barges? ..... Waterways of the Reich Bombed by the R.A.F. ..... The Admiral Was Disappointed With the Italians ..... H.M.A.S. "Sidney" and Her Victim ..... They Are in Britain's Battle-Line in Africa ..... The Empire's Part in the Battle of Britain ..... Empire Men & Women Serve in the Homeland ..... 'Colonial Air Armada' For Defence of Empire ..... Across the Arid Plains of East Africa Races a Troop of Britain's famed Somaliland Camel Corps ..... Come Hitler's Men Where'er They May ..... The Men of Britain Have Their Reception Ready ..... September 1939: the Polish War in Retrospect - The Poles Fought Even Better Than We Thought ..... Spain is Not at All Eager to Go to War Again ..... Our Searchlight on the War News ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - We Drifted for Six Days on a Raft - The Germans Even Gave Us Cigarettes - Jerry Machine-Gunned Our Little Boat ..... They Have Won Honour in Freedom's Cause ..... Raids Cannot Shake Our 'Indomitable Resolution' ..... They Hold Our First Line of Shore Defence ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: Brief Hour By Ben Davies ..... Items of War Interest from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 49
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 49
1940 08 09 ....... Cover: Our Railways are Safe with the Home Guard! ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... This Is the Europe Fuehrer Adolf Wants to Build - Only He Would Be Free in an Empire of Slaves! ..... The Nazis Glory Over Their Fallen Foe ..... These Were the Last Defenders of Arras - Another Chapter in the Undying Story of the B.E.F. ..... Air Blockade Is a Game That Two Can Play ..... This Battle of Dover Was Won in the Sky - After the Greatest of All Battles in the Blue ..... Italy's Navy Is Not Spoiling for a Fight ..... The Army at Home Has New 'Mosquito' Cars ..... Britain's Gallant Defenders Are 'On Their Toes' ..... One of the 80 Raiders Destroyed in One Week ..... When the 'Lancastria' Went Down These Men of the B.E.F. Escaped to Wear Uniform Again ..... Abyssinia May Soon Be Aflame With Revolt ..... Italy's New-Won Empire Trembling in the Balance ..... 'Off the Map' but the Village Has Gone to War ..... Waitresses and Maids Make Big Bombers Now ..... Hope Is a Luxury in the Nazi Prison Camps ..... Britain Still Has Brave and Faithful Allies ..... Our Searchlight on the War News ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - I Was One of the Lucky Ones of the 51st - We Made Sure the Captain Jumped, Too - We Swam in Oil When 'Lancastria' Sank ..... Me of the 'Lancastria' Gritted Their Teeth and Smiled at Death ..... British Personalities of the War ..... The Army Wins Its First Victoria Crosses ( Lt. Harold Marcus Ervine-Andrews and Lance Corporal Harry Nicholls ) ..... Our Diary of the War ..... Items of War Interest from Far and Near ..... H.M. Submarine Tetrarch Was Not Sunk

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 50
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 50
1940 08 16 ....... Cover: Jock, Pipe Major, Leads the Latest Canadian Arrivals ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... Japan Wants All the Far East to Herself - But Chiang Kai-shek's China Still Bars the Way ..... Berliners Must Heil the 'Conquering Fuehrer' Or - ! ..... Another Ten Millions for the Hammer and Sickle ..... The Indomitable Men of the Cliffs of St. Valery ..... What the Nazi Cameramen 'Snapped' in France ..... Everybody Has A Good Word For A.R.P. Now - Ready For Any Bombs That Find a Mark ..... Winston Sees That All Is Ready for Adolf - Watchmen & Watchdogs Are Britain's Home Guard ..... The Swastika's Shadow Over 21 Republics..... Destroyers Are Always on the Mark! ..... Once They Fought in Powder and Pigtails But Now the 'Jollies' Go to War in Goggles! ..... Striking Forces of Axis and Allied Fleets Compared - The New Balance of the Navies After Oran ..... Italy's Columns Invade British Somaliland ..... May the Nazis' Stay in Jersey Be Brief! ..... British and Nazi Ways with Red Cross Aeroplanes ..... Birthday Guns With Love from Fuehrer to Duce ..... Our Searchlight on the War News ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - A Heinkel Fell On Our Deck - We Were Besieged For Six Days in Arras - Going Home to France the Nazi Sank Us - I Saw a Convoy Bombed in the Channel - We Were Looking for Trouble & Found It! ..... Mr. Briton'll See It Through ..... Men Who Have Won Honour in Freedom's Cause ..... Our Diary of the War ..... Items of War Interest from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 51
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 51
1940 08 23 ....... Cover: He Was a Leader Gunner in the Great Air Battles ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... Now May Begin the Battle for Our Empire - In the Near East Britain's Soldiers Await It ..... Vast Indeed are the Two Dictators' Designs ..... The Air Battle of Britain: First Phase Opens - Tremendous Is the Barrage Nazis Must Meet ..... Dive-Bombers Don't Like Balloons Above the Sea! ..... Canada Is in the Front Line Now - And Knows It - War's Perils Have Nerved a United Nation ..... After Three Years China Is Still Unsubdued - War in the Far East Rivals That of the West ..... The Nazis Say that London's Port Is Empty! ..... From the Empire's Limits Argosies Come ..... Goebbels' Biggest Lie Is Answered ..... Why the Bomber Often Misses the Convoy ..... Historic Regiments on the Home Front ..... A Dutchman Sees Life In Hitler's Navy ..... E-Boats Will Do No Better Than U-Boats ..... African Soldiers Are Proud to Fight for King and Country, for Empire and Freedom ..... Our Searchlight on the War News ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - My Squadron Shot 21 Nazis in One Day - Coming Back From Kiel Our Bomber Sank - Our Gunners Fought Waist-Deep in Water - My Day Over The Mediterranean - I Trekked Across France to Spain ..... Let the Trumpets Sound, the Spirit-stirring Drum! ..... British Personalities of the War ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: Personal Valour By V. Sackville-West ..... Items of War Interest from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 52
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 52
1940 08 30 ....... Cover: This Was a 'Military Objective' at Croydon ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... When It's Action the Black Watch Are Snappy! ..... It Was a Very Tight Corner at Wytschaete ..... Libya Provides Targets for Britain's Navy ..... Prestige Was the Chief Casualty in Somaliland ..... They Histed the White Flag on Fort Maddalena ..... Britain's Bombers Hit Back With a Vengeance ..... Dutch and Norwegians Are Still With Us ..... Twelve Months After - Some Second Thoughts on Failure and Success in the War ..... They Show Maginot Secrets to Their Conquerors ..... Not All Vichy's Waters Can Wash Out Their Guilt ..... Occupied or Unoccupied, All France is Miserable ..... Australia's ' Porcupines' Have Plenty of Prickles! ( Short-Sunderland Flying Boats ) ..... 'I Asked for an Air Force & Marshal Goering Has Given Me the Finest in the World', Samples Now in Britain ..... Britain's Defenders Beat Back the Nazi Raiders ..... When the Air Battle First raged Round London ..... Gunners on the Ground Share the Glory ..... We Stand Erect on the Road to Victory ..... Greece Has Good Reason to Fear Italy - Once More the Balkans Are a Storm Centre ..... The Merchant Navy Defies Hitler's Blockade ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - We Saw The Bombers Fall Like Leaves - I Watched Them Bomb A Lightship - We Puzzled the Germans With Our Gaelic - How We Got to Egypt with Our Planes ..... Our Searchlight on the War ..... V.C. of Namsos ( Lt. R. B. Stannard ) ..... Dortmund-Ems Canal V.C. ( Flight Lieut. R. A. Learoyd ) ..... They Have Won Honour in Freedom's Cause ..... Our Diary of the War ..... Items of War Interest from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 53
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 53
1940 09 06 ....... Cover: This Church Was a Nazi Target in London's First Raid ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... The First Year of the War Seen in Retrospect - A Study in the Strategy of the Land Campaigns ..... Undertones of War on the Western Front ..... One Tremendous Year of History by E. Royston Pike - Broken by the Brutal Hands of Barbarians - Europe Will Br Saved by Britain's Example ..... 'Mid Falling Bombs London's Firefighters Go To It ..... London is Bombed by Stealthy Night Raiders - While Nazi Raiders Over Britain are a Nuisance - Britain's Bombers Carry the War to Berlin ..... For Centuries to Come These Episodes Will Recall the Opening Year of the World's Greatest War ..... Across the Channel Whined the German Shells ..... Hitler's Coast Guns Did Not Stop the Convoy ..... John Bull and Uncle Sam Keep Rolling Along! ..... The Destroyers Are Ready, Will Britain Get Them? ..... Twenty Acres of Scrap Torn Down from the Sky ..... R.E.s Dig Up Time Bombs Like Potatoes! ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - Sixty Shells Dropped Round My Ship - I Rescued An Airman In My Canoe - We Ran Into a German Balloon Barrage ..... Our Searchlight on the War ..... V.C. of a Broken Bridge ( 2nd. Lt. R. W. Annand ) ..... V.C. Won in Belgium ( Coy. Sergeant-Major G. Gristock ) ..... More Drops of Bitterness in France's Cup ..... Our Diary of the War ..... Items of War Interest from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 54
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 54
1940 09 13 ....... Cover: Bedtime Story in the Anderson! ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... The Grenadiers Lived Up To Their Reputation - They Held Up the Foe on the Road to Dunkirk ..... We Have More Than Held Our Own in the Air ..... Britain's Air Commands are Nearing Supremacy - Germany's 'Luftwaffe' Meets Its Match at Last ..... Air Battle for London Raged Yet More Fiercely - The South-East Bears the Brunt of the Nazi Attack ..... The Lights of London Town - 1940 Pattern ..... What the R.A.F. Did to Germany in August - Over 280 Raids on Enemy Territory in 31 Days ..... R.A.F. Shatters the Myth of Berlin's Immunity ..... How the Raiders May Be Spotted ..... Basking in Britain's Sunshine Are the Men Who a Few Hours Before Were Keeping Berliners Awake ..... Two Nazis Fell to the 'Arctic Trapper's' Guns ..... Paris Is Not Allowed to Forget ..... The King Greets Frenchmen Who Are Still Free ..... Alsace Is Already German Once Again ..... Transylvania: Latest Victim of Power Politics ..... Now Hungary Takes a Slice of Rumania ..... Black France Declares for Liberty ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - We Were the First to Bomb Berlin - I Saw the Nazi Pilot's Frenzied Face - I Enjoyed My First Parachute Descent ..... Destroyers for Bases - and Everyone Is Pleased! ..... Our Searchlight on the War ..... A.F.S. Girls Ready to Fight the Incendiaries ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: England at Bay By D.S. MacColl ..... Items of War Interest from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 55
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 55
1940 09 20 ....... Cover: Their Majesties See What Goering Did to Their Home ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... When Tank Fought Tank Near Arras - German and British Tanks in the Battle of France ..... Three Arms of German Might in Occupied France ..... What We Have Learned in a Year's A.R.P. ..... Strange Indeed are the Ways of Blast ..... They Used Their Homes as Shelters, and Lived ..... Italy's Water Supplies Are The Things To Hit ..... Italian Fighters and Bombers ..... War's Curtain-Raiser in the Western Desert ..... When a Bomb Fell at Buckingham Palace ..... London's Blackout Pierced by Leaping Fires ..... Fire Fighters Did a Man's Job in the Battle of London ..... Goering Sends His Bombers to London, but the People of the Empire's Capital City Are Undaunted ..... London Feels the Full Blast of Nazi Fury ..... Mark of the Nazis on Humble East End Homes - But 'We Can Stick It' Say the Cockneys ..... In A Crescendo of Fury the Air War Goes On ..... From the Signal 'Raider Over' to the 'All Clear' ..... Rumania Finds a Scapegoat in King Carol ..... Our Searchlight on the War ..... Third V.C. for the Navy ( Leading Seaman Jack Foreman Mantle ) ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - Our Shelter Shook - and So Did We - We Dived to 800 Feet to Bomb Kiel - 'All in the Day's Work' Says an A.F.S. - I Flew With the R.A.F. Over Kassala - We Thought We had Rammed an E-boat ..... There Will Be No Nazi Aggression in Iceland ..... They Have Won Honour in Freedom's Cause ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: Song of a Home Guard By Lord Dunsany ..... Items of War Interest from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 56
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 56
1940 09 27 ....... Cover: The London Spirit - Bombed Out But They Share What's Left ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... Grenadiers Would Like to Meet Nazis Again! ..... The Empire Will Fight Till Victory Be Won - From Every Quarter They Come to Britain - Never Has the 'Old Country' Called in Vain In Africa Italy Loses Five to One in Air Fights ..... Yet Mussolini Still Says It is 'Our Sea' ..... London Was in the Front Line of Air Battle ..... Suburbia Saves What It Can From the Wreck ..... Those on Whom the Brunt of Air War Falls ..... Scenes of Havoc in Streets of Inner London ..... Berlin and the Barges are Bombed Again ..... R.A.F. Strike at the Heart of Nazi Berlin ..... Palace and Hospital and Famous Shops, Some of the London Landmarks Hit by Nazi Bombs ..... Ramsgate Has the World's Finest Shelters ..... London Hospitals Make Fine Objectives! ..... Let Us Honour the Men Who Saved St. Paul's ..... Their Eyes Are Vital to R.A.F. and A.A. Guns Alike ..... Hope For France Springs Anew in Africa - Central Africa Sounds Revolt Against Vichy ..... Our Searchlight on the War ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - We Dug for Eight Hours to Rescue a Girl - What We Saw of the Victoria Bomber - Like Soldiers My Children Stood on Deck - We Were Sunk by a Nazi Q-Ship .... Yeomanry Regiments in Palestine ..... British Personalities of the War ..... Our Diary of the War ..... Items of War Interest from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 57
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 57
1940 10 04 ....... Cover: Home Guard Carry On in a London Ruin ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... Hats Off to the Men Who 'Kill' the Bombs! - Their Heroism Is of the Cool-Blooded Sort ..... De Gaulle: Standard-Bearer of 'Free Frenchmen' - Tanks! More Tanks! Hundreds of Tanks! ..... Dakar's Guns Make Answer to De Gaulle ..... When the R.H.A. Stood at Bay at Hondeghem ..... London Still the Main Target of Nazi Bombs ..... Indiscriminate Bombing Brings Tragedy in Its Train ..... The Capital Makes the Best of a Bad Job ..... London's Face is Scarred But Her Heart is Sound ..... Shadow of the Big Bomber Over Humble Homes ..... Mines or Bombs, They Make a Good Job of It ..... Though Hell Falls From Heaven, London maintains as Ever the Things that Make for Life ..... A Visit to Czech Airmen in Britain ..... Czechs Help to Down the Nazis Over London ..... Graziani Takes the Road Into Egypt - Over the Desert the Italians move Like Ants ..... Our Merchant Navy is Stronger Than Ever - British Seamen Make Vain the Nazi Claims ..... Our Searchlight on the War ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - We Were Roof-Watching in Oxford Street - I Saw the Naval Attack on Rhodes - We Were Survivors from the Children's Ship - Night of Horror When 83 Children Died in Torpedoed Liner ..... They Sought Sanctuary in the Tube ..... Surface Shelters Have Saved Thousands of Lives ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: When the Story is Told By G. M. Chaplin ..... Items of War Interest from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 58
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 58
1940 10 11 ....... Cover: Home Life Now in London's Underground ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... 'All the Brigands Are in One Camp' - Germany Italy and Japan Make a Trio In Berlin ..... Singapore - Britain's Strong Point in the East ..... This Is the War of the Unknown Warriors - Courage and Cockney Humour Go Well Together ..... Allies of Britain in the War - Dutch Airmen ..... Triumphs of Fighter & Gunner in a Week's Air War ..... No Thanks to the Nazis that They Escaped Death ..... Londoners Lose Homes But Not Their Hearts ..... Berlin Workers in Gas Masks, A Propaganda Lie ..... The Incessant Bombing of Germany in September - 442 Raids on Enemy Military Objectives ..... Once Under the Stars and Stripes They Will Help to Win the War Under the Union Jack ...... They Make Strange Hauls Today ..... Every Hour Demolition Squads Risk Their Lives ..... 'Food' for the Navy's Men and Guns ..... Here's To the Men Who Clear Up the Mess! ..... Out of the Frying-pan Into Spitfire ..... New Flags for Old: Britain Takes Delivery ..... Our Searchlight on the War ..... Britain's Youngest V.C. ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - How We Saved Our Burning 'Plane - How We Found the 'Benares' Survivors - How We Torpedoed a Nazi Troopship ..... Women in the Front Line of Britain's War ..... They Have Won Honour in Freedom's Cause ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: For the Towns of the S.E. Coast By Edward Shanks ..... Items of War Interest from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 59
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 59
1940 10 18 ....... Cover: Sikorski Decorates Polish Hero of London's Battle ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... France is Now Robbed of Food and Freedom ..... In Conquered Paris the Velvet Glove is Off ..... What Has Fate In Store For Portugal? ..... An Occupation Might Be Hitler's Achilles Heel ..... Here Are Prisoners of War of Three Nations ..... British Fleet Sweeps the Mediterranean All Clear ..... Polish Airmen Are Fighting in Britain's War - They Are Ready in Thousands to Avenge Warsaw ..... London Carries On in the People's War - Guns Roar Glorious Defiance to Nazi Bombers ..... They Go to Deep Shelters with High Hearts ..... London's Defences Are Beating the Night Bomber ..... The Man and Woman in the Street Answer the Call in Their Own London Suburb as the Bombs Fall ..... Women On Active Service in the Battle of Britain - In Navy, Army & Air Force They Do Men's Jobs ..... London's War Ambulances are Always Under Fire ..... Through London's Battle the Railways Carry On ..... Fourteen Men & Women Gained the First Medals ..... They Were The First To Win the George Cross ..... Our Searchlight on the War ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - I Saw London Firemen on the Job - We Found Ourselves in a French Prison - Our Squadron Helped to Bring Down the 232 - Our Hudson Tackled Seven Messerschmitts ..... From East and South Come the Troops of Empire ..... War Personalities - G.O.C.s of Home Command ..... Our Diary of the War ..... Items of War Interest from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 60
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 60
1940 10 25 ....... Cover: London's Firemen Are Now On the Job 24 Hours a Day ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... Eastward Ho! Stream the Banners of War - How the Axis 'Pincers' Are Intended to Operate ..... For War in the Pacific Bases Are All-Important - Geography's limits on the Battle Fleets ..... Heroes and Heroines All at London's Hospitals ..... Britain Unshaken by Nazi Reprisal Attacks - On Hospitals & Animals the Random Bombs Fall ..... Nazi Ruthlessness Assails Our National Shrines - St. Paul's and the Abbey Are War Casualties ..... When Enemy 'Planes Yield Their Secrets ..... R.A.F. Weave a Web of Destruction Over Germany ..... After 31 Days and Nights of Ruthless Bombing 'The Old Massive Capital Stands Solid and Intact' ..... London Life in the Blitzkrieg: Getting Used to it! ..... Despite Hitler's 'Blockade' We Deliver the Goods ..... The Spitfire - The World's Finest Fighter ..... Little Foretastes of Tomorrow's 'Blitz' on Egypt ..... Dunkirk to Dakar: Crises of the Summer ..... Our Searchlight on the War ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - Sergeant Hannah Told Me the Fire Was Out - I Watched the Navy Pound Cherbourg ..... When The Fleet Air Arm Goes Aloft ..... Now We've Got the Tanks and the Men As Well ..... They Sleep in Safety Beneath London's Streets ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: London By A. A. Milne ..... Items of War Interest from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 61
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 61
1940 11 01 ....... Cover: Airman of Free France, He Flies with the R.A.F. in the Near East ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... Britain Can Win - and Britain Will! ..... There is a Free Belgian Government in London Now ..... 'Too Right' Is 'Ajax's' Word For It! ..... The Burma Road is Open to Traffic Again - Across the Mountains Runs China's Life-line ..... Was September 16 Hitler's Invasion Day? ..... Once Again the Luftwaffe Changes Its Tactics ..... London Is Still the Nazis' Favorite Target ..... In the 'Eagle' Squadron They Are Americans All ..... How Our Guns Drive Away the Raiders ..... They Make the Noise at Night We Like to Hear! ..... 'Never in the Field of Human Conflict Was So Much Owed by So Many to So Few' ..... Some of the Few to Whom We Many owe so Much ..... Through the Night with London's Fire Fighters ..... Learn the Anatomy of a Barrage Balloon! ..... 'Wounded' Balloons Make Such Good Patients! ..... In a Heavy Sea ..... Admiral J.C. Tovey Now Holds the Post That Beatty Held ..... Our Searchlight on the War ..... Princess Elizabeth to Children of the Empire ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - A Nazi Airman Landed In Our Meadow - The 'Truant' Rescued Us After 134 Days - Mine Was a Hot Night With 'Alf Bagwash' - How We Bombed Flushing Docks ..... In France Things Are Grim - Certainly Not Gay ..... They Have Won Honour in Freedom's Cause ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: Retribution By E. A. Gibbons-Pole ..... Items of War Interest from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 62
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 62
1940 11 08 ....... Cover: The Home Guard is On His Own Fields ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... Let Us Now Count Our Victories ..... The Bully of Rome Strikes At Little Greece ..... Over the Balkans Break the Clouds of War - With the Navy Britain Honours Her Pledge ..... The Old and the Bold - the Young and the Brave ..... The Fight For France's Soul Goes On - 'Collaboration' Cloaks the Shame of Surrender ..... Bombed Out! Blasted Out! But Not Bowled Out! ..... Victory in the Air Battle of Britain is Assured ..... Women Tore Up their Clothing for Tramcar Victims ..... Little Orphans the Nazis Nearly Killed ..... As They Were and As They Are: Holland House and the Temple Bombed by Hitler's Huns ..... Bombs On Berlin - And Berliners Do Care! ..... How Our Airmen Fly in Attack and Defence ..... In the Indies Holland Stands Fast - Vast and Rich is Queen Wilhelmina's Domain ..... Malta is Ready for Mussolini - If He Comes! ..... They Served in That War and Serve Again in This ..... The Police Are in London's Front Line - Friends and Helpers in Danger and Distress ..... Our Searchlight on the War ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - I Saw London Firemen on the Job - I Lived Under Nazi Rule in Jersey - Our Bomber Was Struck By Lightning - We Were Bombed on "Empress of Britain" ..... Down On the Farm in the Front Line ..... Our Diary of the War ..... Items of War Interest from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 63
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 63
1940 11 15 ....... Cover: An A.T.S., but She Ranks with A.A. Gunners ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... Byron Would Have Been Proud of Greece Today - Scenes in the New War Zone - No 'Walk-Over' for Mussolini's Legions ..... Who Are These Americans, Our Friends? - 130 Millions Under the Star-Spangled Banner ..... London By Night Through American Eyes ..... They Keep the King's Peace in Palestine ..... Fighter Pilots See Their Fighters Building ..... New Turkey Is Like a Strong Man Armed - Two Million Bayonets Bar the Aggressor's Path ..... Astride the Straits Between Europe and Asia ..... Italian 'Planes in Battle for Greece ..... Like Greeks of Old Who Triumphed at Marathon and Salamis Theirs Is a Fight for Freedom ..... 'Old Sweats' Have a Job of Work in London ..... Nazi Defeat in the Air Battle Now Made Clear - Here is Proof that 'London Can Take It' - Throughout the country the Same Brave Spirit ..... Nazi Threat of Shipping Blockade Fails Again ..... How Destroyers Bring the Food Ships Home ..... The Animals in the Zoo Don't Mind the Raids - There's No Danger of Bombs Opening the Cages ..... Our Searchlight on the War ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - Over Berlin I Shouted 'Let Them Go!' - Our Skipper Proved 'As Cool as Ice' - We Were Bombed on a London Tram ..... Pigeons Have Their Place in Britain's Army ..... Our Diary of the War ..... Items of War Interest from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 64
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 64
1940 11 22 ....... Cover: One of the Kilted Greeks Who Beat the Italians ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... 'Ajax' of the River Plate Fame Hits Hard Again - Sinks Italian Destroyer 'Artigliere' ..... Mussolini's Men Checked in the Mountain Battle - Greece's Fortifications are the Gift of Nature ..... Italian Objectives - But the Greeks Barred the Way ..... Don't We Really Know What We're Fighting For? ..... Who Is This Man Franklin Roosevelt? ..... Back in Port the Letters Come Aboard ..... Our Heavy Tanks Make Light of Heavy Going ..... The Hawker Hurricane - A Perfect Fighter ..... This is the Hurricane Hawkers Build ..... Our A.A. Guns Shot Down 357 Raiders ..... Gallery of War Pictures By Official Artists ..... Abyssinia May Soon Flame into Revolt ..... Our Bombers Will Yet Destroy the Nazi Tyranny ..... 'They Are Coming Just When Most Needed' ..... Now War Has Come to the Isles of Greece - Welcome Bases for Britain at Italy's Back Door ..... Our Searchlight on the War ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - Flames Drove Us Off the 'Empress' - We Serve Jam Puffs Down East at 5 a.m. ..... To the Rescue of Our Friends the Animals ..... Democracy Finds Itself in London's Tube Shelters ..... They Have Won Honour in Freedom's Cause ..... Our Diary of the War ..... To the Workers of London ..... Items of War Interest from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 65
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 65
1940 11 29 ....... Cover: 'If they won't come out, well blast them out' - Cunningham ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... Straight at the Target the Torpedo-Plane Launches Its Deadly Missile ..... Taranto: Italy's Naval Stronghold ..... Taranto Was Indeed a 'Glorious Episode' - A 'Crippling Blow' Struck at Italy's Fleet ..... Mussolini's Battleships Were Not Safe in Taranto ..... More Than Fresh Laurels for the Fleet Air Arm ..... 'Jervis Bay's' Forlorn, Heroic Action ..... On to Koritza Pushed the Victorious Greeks ..... In Syria the French are Still in Possession - Italy's Generals Were Sent Empty Away ..... With Mr. Eden on His Tour of Empire ..... How the Fleet Air Arm Attacked at Taranto ..... Ferociously Mauled by the Bestial Nazis Coventry's Head Was Bloody but Unbowed ..... 'Biddy' Treads the Path to Safety ..... 'A Good Week for Us - A Bad One for the Enemy' ..... One More Italian Submarine Takes the Count ..... For 24 Years Arabs Have Been Our Friends ..... Neville Chamberlain: An Appreciation By Lord Camrose ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - All Aboard Were Proud of the 'Jervis Bay' - We Flew Low Over Munich's Streets - I Saw Them Swoop on Taranto ..... Raids or No Raids Britain's Girls Carry On ..... Our Searchlight on the War ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: In Temple Gardens By Christmas Humphrys ..... Items of War Interest from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 66
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 66
1940 12 06 ....... Cover: His First Shot from the Old Paddle Steamer Brought Down a Dornier ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... Taranto: The Evidence of the Camera - The R.A.F. Recorded It for the World to See ..... Koritza Falls: Long Live Greece! - Soon the Italian Defeat Became a Rout ..... Egypt Sticks to Her Treaty with Britain ..... Free France Has Its Standard in Egypt ..... Enemies but Companions in Misfortune ..... 'San Demetrio' was Worthy of the 'Jervis Bay' ..... 'Wrens' on Duty with the Fleet Air Arm ..... American 'Planes for Britain's Air Force ..... Many Models of Magnificent Performance - They will Help to Put the R.A.F. on Top ..... No Glittering Lamps of Piccadilly but the Flame of Guns Are the Lights o' London Now ..... Chiefs of the Air Commands in Britain ..... 'Coventrated' Is What the Nazis Called It - Night Bombs Still Manage to Get Through ..... Strange Things Happen When Bombs Fall! ..... India's Contribution to Our War Effort ..... They Are Proud to Serve the King-Emperor - All Races and Creeds United Against Nazism ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - I Saw the Fight from 'Rangitiki's' Bridge - We Watched the Bomb Taken for a Ride! - Kipling Would Have Enjoyed My Journey - We Were Rescued by an American Destroyer ..... Our Searchlight on the War ..... Perhaps It Is Not So bad to Be an Evacuee! ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: To the Fighter Pilot By Greta Briggs ..... Items of War Interest from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 67
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 67
1940 12 13 ....... Cover: He Sounds the Call of Empire at Aden ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... Still the Greeks Drove On in Triumph ..... Brothers-in-Arms in the Balkan War ..... Britain's Railwaymen Are Fighting Through - Magnificent Work in Keeping the Lines Open - Things to Remember when the Train is Late ..... Chelsea Pensioners in the Wars Again ..... Despite Nazi Attacks Britain's Air Strength Grows - Our Bombers and Fighters Harass the Italians ..... The Royal Air Force Now Plays its Part in Greece ..... Cagliari Was a Resounding British Victory ..... New Machines Will Add Air Arm Glories ..... To the Rescue of Our Animal Friends Caught in the Flaming Fury of Man-made War ..... Under the Nazis 'Poland Has Forgotten Laughter' ..... They Celebrate a Year's Tyranny in Poland ..... Aden: Britain's Other, and Lesser, Gibraltar ..... Guardian of the Great Route to the East ..... Where Britons and Indians Keep Watch Together ..... Ninety-Nine - then it Was a Hundred! ..... Our Searchlight on the War ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - We Got the 'Sussex' Home to Port - How We Chased the Italians to Their Lair - I Flew with the Bombers to Bari ..... Home Front Personalities of the War ..... Saved From War's Perils on the High Seas ..... Life-Saving Speed-boats of the R.A.F. ..... Our Diary of the War ..... Items of War Interest from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 68
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 68
1940 12 20 ....... Cover: British Pilot Swaps Yarns With His Greek Comrade ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... Black Days for Italy in Albania ..... The Greeks have a Word for 'Thumbs Up!' ..... Comrades-in-Arms on the Field of Glory ..... Captains of a Greece Reborn to Greatness ..... Albania: Land of the Men of the Eagle - The 'Conquest' Italy Is Now Fast Losing ..... Australia Is Beating Her Own Fine Record ..... The Long Arm of the R.A.F. Strikes Over the Desert ..... When the Netherlands Navy Came to Britain - Training to Fight for Holland's Liberation ..... Many a Good Dead Done by the Scouts ..... Courageous Coventry Goes Into Action ..... The King in Southampton, One of the Places Where Ordinary men and Women Have Died for Freedom ..... R.A.F. Reply to Nazi Boast of New Air War Chapter - Over Berlin & All Germany Our Bombers Roam ..... In Britain We Fight the Murder Raids ..... Nazis Had a Brief Success in the Shipping War - The Fight Against the U-Boat Menace Goes On ..... Our Searchlight on the War ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - 'Are Youse Guys English?' They Asked Us - I Was in a Channel Destroyer Battle - 'Proud of the Crew of My Flaming Bomber' - Our Jackie Mumbled: 'Only Did Me Best' - I Was Boarded by the Fishermen's Patrol ..... They Are Ready for Any Invaders in the Shetlands ..... Sniper of the Modern Army Sees but Is Unseen ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: The Ally By Lord Dunsany ..... Items of War Interest from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 69
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 69
1940 12 27 ....... Cover: Gen. Sir Archibald Wavell - Designer of Desert Victory ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... Wavell's Army of the Nile Routs Graziani's ..... Where Our 'Victory of the First Order' Was Won - Egypt Freed from the Threat of Invasion ..... Laying the Foundations of Victory in Libya ..... In Albania the Italians Retreated Still - From Triumph to Triumph the Greeks Press On ..... German High Seas Raider ..... Martinique: Vichy's Outpost in America ..... Torpedoed, Bombed, 'Kelly Lived Through It All ..... Our 'Knights of the Air' Learn Their Job ..... Demolition Spells Danger for the Pioneers ..... Amid Egypt's Desert Sands the Army of the Nile Trained for its Swift Victory Over the Italians ..... At Home and in Egypt the R.A.F. is On Top ..... The Tragedy of the Temple: a Personal Story ..... Our Men Are Now at Home in Iceland - Midway on the Air Route Across the Atlantic ..... Our Searchlight on the War ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - We Hit the German Raider Fair Amidships - I Drove Along Greece's Most-Bombed Road - 'The --- Swine' Said the Nurse - 'We See Lorient Clearly When We Attack It' ..... War Personalities - Premiers of Empire ..... Men of 'Free French' Navy Stand Ready ..... On Convent as on Home the Bombs Descend ..... Our Diary of the War ..... Items of War Interest From Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 70
The War Illustrated Vol. 3 No. 70
1941 01 03 ....... Cover: The Aussies Were There, and Well the Italians Knew It! ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... This Is How They Stormed Sidi Barrani ..... Dry and Barren Was the Field of Combat - At Battalion H.Q. They Waited for Zero Hour ..... The Invader Invaded: the War in Libya - Sollum and Fort Capuzzo Fall to the British ..... Poles and Free French Share in the Triumph ..... 'Mid Snow and Rain the Greeks Still Advanced - Athens Was a City of Victory Smiles ..... The Italians were Also Driven Out of Gallabat ..... Sudan's Defence Force Fights for the Empire ..... South Africans in Action on the Kenya Front ..... On the Mediterranean Shore They Made Ready for 'One of the Decisive Events of the War' ..... Happy New Year? - Glances Back & Forward ..... The Spahis Were Amongst the Conquerors ..... Anti-Aircraft Battery ..... Uneasy Interlude in the War by Night ..... Not Even in the Adriatic Is Italy Safe ..... Our Searchlight on the War ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - This is What I Saw in Nibeiwa Camp - They Showed Me How to Fly a Spitfire - Two of My Torpedoes Hit a Nazi Ship ..... Thanks to Them You Got Your Xmas Greetings ..... Words of Hope and Warning for 1941 ..... Thanks to Them Britain Is Not Hungry ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: An Appreciation, 1940 By Richard Hawkins ..... Items of War Interest From Far and Near




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