Fri, 20 May 2011
In 1940 18 year old trainee navigator, Frank Stone, was shot down on his second bombing mission.
This is the first of four excerpts from a full 87 minute DVD which is available direct from Frank.
For more information on the full DVD please see our website. All proceeds to the Bomber Command Memorial Fund.
Fri, 13 May 2011
Gaius Marius is credited with introducing wide ranging reforms which would transform the Roman Army into the professional machine of the Empire. Elected consul and unprecedented seven times, he authorised landless citizens to do military service (something that may have lead to the eventually down fall of the Roman Empire as troops became bound to their Generals to ensure their care), he gave them fixed duration of service and as such established a standing army.
But were all of Marius's reforms his own? What was there impact? And was he the great a leader as we are allowed to believe? In a lively discussion Jasper, Lindsay, Murray and Michael discuss Ancient Warfare magazine V-1,