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The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 21
The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 21
1940 01 26 ....... Cover: Swedes Help Finns - Night Crew on an A.A. Gun ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from My Wartime Diary ..... With Bombs, not Bayonets, the Reds Hope to Win ..... Finland's Ghostly Army Glides to Victory ..... Death and Destruction in a Wilderness of Snow ..... Red Tanks Come to Grief in the Arctic War ..... Where Will the Blow Fall in the West? ..... Allies and Neutrals Present a Firm Front ..... With Stealthy Tread the Poilus Go on Patrol ..... While Not Far Away the Nazis Peer and Prowl ..... French Towns Emptied by the Threat of War ..... They Are Prisoners From Five Fronts ..... This is the Sort of War Nazi Airmen Prefer ..... Watch and Ward Above the Minelayers' Haunts ..... R.A.F.'s Deepest Yet into Nazidom ..... The Incomparable 'Spitfire' Bares Its Teeth ..... Here the Finns Overwhelmed the 44th Red Division in the Greatest Victory of the War in the North ..... Words That History Will Remember ..... The R.A.F. Interview the Clerk of the Weather ..... Parachutes Mean Safety for the Fighting Airman ..... Mr. Briton'll See It Through ..... Sailing Ships are the Nursery of Germany's Navy ..... Sidelights on Training in the Nazi Fleet ..... War In The Air Has So Far Hardly Begun ..... All Eyes on the Battle High Up in Britain's Sky ..... Britain's Oldest Colony Sends Her Sons to Serve ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - They Machine-Gunned 32 Out of 40 of Us - The Men Called Me 'Skipper' - Our Great Liner Cracked in Two ..... Stricken by a Nazi Mine She Foundered in Wintry Waters ..... Wartime London Has World's Biggest Fire Brigade ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: There Is Still Splendour By Laurence Binyon

The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 22
The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 22
1940 02 02 ....... Cover: He Was Last Man on the 'Grenville' - See His Story p. 59 ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from My Wartime Diary ..... Finland Shows What Free Men Can Do ..... Finns Fight Soviet Air Raiders with Soviet Guns ..... Modern 'Ironsides' of the Cromwellian Pattern ..... Hot on the Trail of the Winter-dazed Foe ..... The Last Man to Leave the Sinking 'Grenville' ..... The Plans That Took the Wrong Turning! ..... British Bren Gun Explained in Picture Diagram ..... Scandinavia Would Like to Help Finland ..... So Far Only Volunteers May Enter the Fray ..... Rumania Looks to Her Moat ..... Eyes that Pierce the Nazi Defences ..... R.A.F. Over Germany - Just a Few Photos of the Many Thousands Taken Since the War Began ..... In the Fading Light of a September Day H.M.S. 'Courageous' Lurches to Her Death Plunge ..... Last 'Plane to Land on the Doomed 'Courageous' ..... Britain's Blockade is Germany's Nightmare ..... Words That History Will Remember ..... Paris Black-Out Is Not So Very Black ..... 'Things Are Not Going So Badly After All' ..... Britain Sees the Maple Leaf Again ..... Officers of Tomorrow Learn How To Do It ..... The Dover Patrol Are Always on the Job ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - I Was the Last Man on the 'Grenville' - I Carried Gun-cotton at Waltham Abbey - Waltham Abbey is Shaken by the Blast of War - How We Rescued a German Airman - Through Neutral, the Nazis Torpedoed Us ..... Women of the Empire Take the 'Joystick' ..... Our Diary of the War

The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 23
The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 23
1940 02 09 ....... Cover: Sniper of the Warwicks has His Eye on the Enemy ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from My Wartime Diary ..... 'Non-intervention' Helps the Finns to Resist ..... Finland Needs 'Planes and Still More 'Planes ..... Some of War's Incidentals in an Epic Struggle ..... Frostbite and Reds are Both Their Enemies ..... What is the Truth About the Red Army? ..... Types of Men Russia Has Flung Into the Fight ..... Men of the B.E.F. Smile at Winter's Rigour ..... When It Was All Frozen On the Western Front ..... Round the Compass in the 'War of Nerves' ..... Tragic Last Voyage of H.M. Destroyer 'Grenville' ..... Super-Destroyer ..... What Life is Like On a British Destroyer ..... Religious Persecution Adds to Poland's Calvary ..... Here's to the Men Who Beat the 'Graf Spee'! ..... See the Conquering Heroes Come! Sound the Trumpets! Beat the Drum! 'Ajax' is Home from the Sea ..... Words That History Will Remember ..... Our War Gazetteer ..... What the Murderer Sees Through His Periscope ..... Maybe the East Will Soon Hear the Guns of War ..... Imperial India Sends its Men - and Mules ..... The 'Rock' Still Guards the Narrow Sea ..... Keeping Our Vital Secrets From the Enemy ..... The De-Prussianizing of Germany as a War Aim ..... Once a Holiday Ship She Now Sows Lawful Mines ..... The Weather Is a War Secret in Britain! ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - I Went Through the Flames of Helsinki - Our Ships were Sunk by the 'Graf Spee' - Nazi Airmen Bombed Our Trawlers - Eight of My Mates Died on a Raft ..... Nazi Savagery Within Sight of Britain's Coast ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: Sea-Cerements By Ivor Brown

The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 24
The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 24
1940 02 16 ....... Cover: On the Western Front Poilus Hurl Bomb Grenades ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from My Wartime Diary ..... 'Messages from Molotov' for the Finns ..... But They Know Well How to Make Reply ..... Bombs by the Thousand on Finland's People ..... Denmark's Youth Joins Finland's Ghost Army ..... Red 'Liberators' Bring Black Ruin ..... Will Hitler Try To Bombard London? ..... The R.A.F. Know the Secrets of the Siegfried Line ..... Famous Names May Now Be Mentioned ..... Helpless Poles Caught in Hitler's Trap ..... Living and Dead in the Nazi Hell of Warsaw ..... The Allies Command the Seas and the Cash ..... Just One Bomber of the Thousands Ordered ..... Germany Wants Oil - and Wants It Badly ..... Turning the Scales Against the Nazis in the Air ..... In One of Britain's 'Shadow' Factories Bombers On the Line Will Soon Be Ready to Take the Air ..... Words That History Will Remember ..... Dogs of War Are in the Front Line Again ..... Peaceful Merchantmen in the War's Front Line ..... Britain's Merchant Navy Learns to Hit Back ..... 'Prodigious Efforts, Prodigious Results' ..... Wartime Smiles High Up on Gibraltar's Rock ..... A.R.P. in the Empire's Distant Corners ..... The 'Aussies' Are On the March Again ..... Brave Men Whom their Country Delights to Honour ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - I Saw the First Raider Down in England - We Went On a Bombing Raid To Germany - The Women 'Carry On' in Bombed Vaasa - We Didn't Bother About the 'Graf Spee' - German Bombers Gave Us No Rest ..... Mined Herself, She Smashed An English Pier ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: Neither Will They Condemn By E. A. Gibbons-Pole ..... It Is Said That... ..... The Things My Readers Tell Me

The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 25
The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 25
1940 02 23 ....... Cover: 'Aussies' for Egypt Wave Goodbye ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from My Wartime Diary ..... Mannerheim's Line Still Holds ..... One More of the 1,000 Lost by the Reds to the Finns ..... Finland Fights On While Waiting For Her Friends ..... Vengeance of Baffled Aggression on Finnish Towns ..... First German Aircraft Carrier ..... There is a Brotherhood of the Air in France ..... War Waits, but the Human Touch is There ..... This Little Gun May Wreck a Nazi Land Ship ..... Do the Neutrals Want Us to Win - or Germany? ..... But Scandinavia Knows Who Are the Aggressors ..... The Empire's Growing Service in Freedom's Cause ..... It Has 'No Parallel in the World's History' ..... We've Got the Ships, We've Got the Boys ..... Why U-Boats Fear France's Little Ships ..... Almost Unseen Against the Spotless Ermine of the Snow on the Western Front a B.E.F. Patrol Sets Out ..... Words That History Will Remember ..... Things You May Have Forgotten ..... When the Supreme War Council Met in Paris ..... How to Recognize British Aeroplanes in Flight ..... The King Saw this Wonder Aircraft in Flight ..... Spade and Plough Speed Tomorrow's Victory ..... 'Where Are Our Marching Songs?' ..... Indians in Britain Rally to the Colours ..... Cartoon Commentary on the Conflict ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - Our Officer Raced to Certain Death - Our Shipmates Went Mad and Died - We Were Helpless in the Rough Seas ..... Heart and Brains of London's Vast A.R.P. ..... British & French War Medals in Actual Size - 1 ..... Taking the King's Shilling - 1940 Fashion ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: The Cheerful Civilian By William Bliss ..... Canada's Wartime Governor Passes ..... The Things My Readers Tell Me

The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 26
The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 26
1940 03 01 ....... Cover: Anzacs Are Welcomed in Egypt Again - Twenty Five Years After! ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from My Wartime Diary ..... The Finns Give Ground but Fight Even Harder ..... Such Deeds Would Once Have Put Savages to Shame ..... Finland Desperate but Valiant Calls for Help ..... Vivid and Exclusive Account of Camera Man's Nerve-Wracking Work in Finland ..... Will It Always Be Quiet on the Western Front? ..... Beauty of Nature Still Unspoiled by War ..... The Age-long Battle between Defence and Attack ..... The Nazi Slave-Ship Feels the Nelson Touch ..... 'It Was a Good Scrap While It Lasted' ..... The Captives Were Freed at the Bayonet Point ..... 'Repulse' Sunk? - It Was Only Another Nazi Lie ..... 'Exeter' Gives New Light on the River Plate Victory ..... Gallant Sequel to Glorious Sea Affair - 'Cossack' and 'Exeter are Home, 'Honours Gathered and Duty Done' ..... Words That History Will Remember ..... If War Comes to Middle East ..... From 'Down Under' Come Aussies & Anzacs with the 'Bravest Message that the Nation's Power Can Give' ..... Making Munitions is a Wartime Job for Women ..... A Day in the Life of Mary Bull, Arms Worker ..... Mr. Briton'll See It Through ..... This Surprising War - Six Months After ..... Day by Day the Navy Adds to Its Laurels ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - How We Boarded the 'Altmark' in Old Style - I Relayed the Fight to My Mates - We Were Treated Like Scum Below Deck - We Dived Across the 'Altmark's' Decks - I Felt Proud of 'Exeter' and All in Her ..... The Cradle of Britain's Sea Power Welcomes Heroes Once More ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: To The Australians Coming To Help Us By John Masefield ..... The Things My Readers Tell Me

The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 27
The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 27
1940 03 08 ....... Cover: Finnish Women Don the White Garb of Safety ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from My Wartime Diary ..... Finland's Three Months' Ordeal of Bloody War ..... 'Mid Flame-lit Snow Aabo's Salvage Men Toil ..... Once Finland Smiled in the Sunshine of Peace ..... Now She is Blackened With the Fury of Red War ..... Sweden May Have to Fight on Three Fronts ..... And She is Ready to Resist by Land, Air and Sea ..... Men in Khaki in Moods Grave and Gay ..... B.E.F. of Today Trains Where Its Fathers Fought ..... This Neutrality is a Queer Business ..... More Secrets of the Maginot Line Revealed ..... The Navy Bears the Main Weight of the War ..... How the Big Guns of a Battleship are Controlled ..... Nazis 'Command' the Sea Only From the Shore ..... But France is Ready for Any Attack on Her Coast ..... Down Swoops the Nazi 'Plane, Eager for Murder But Turns Away as the 'Suicide Gang' Open Fire ..... Words That History Will Remember ..... The City's Homage to Makers of Naval History ..... Vignettes of Courage: Fine Tales of British Heroism at the 'Graf Spee' Battle Told in Official Phrases ..... Mere Man Listens in to Supermadman ..... Home to 'Mother' for Rest and Refit ..... The Army Runs its Own Railways ..... R.E.s Learn to Know Their New Charge ..... Charge of 72 Nazi Raids on Britain in Six Months ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - 'The Nazis Didn't Scare Us Fishermen' - We Gave the Raider a Souvenir to Take Home - I Was the Youngest Survivor of the 'Daring' - The Nazis Told Me England Was Starving - We Sailed Half Our Ship for Three Days ..... London Greets a Guardsman Home on Leave ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: H.M.S. 'Oxley' By L. J. Wallace ..... It Is Said That... ..... The Things My Readers Tell Me

The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 28
The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 28
1940 03 15 ....... Cover: "The French Navy is Here!" ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from My Wartime Diary ..... Viipuri's Agony in the Front Line of Battle ..... Some of the Places Befouled by Soviet 'Planes ..... Red Barbarism's Triumphs in the Finnish Scene ..... The Mystery of Murmansk ..... Unhappy Poland is Looted by the Nazis ..... First Honours to Norfolks: Men and the Place ..... Soon They Hope to Win Fresh Laurels ..... Old Hands 'Do Their Bit' Again in France ..... What Is this 'Vicious Spiral' of Inflation? ..... How Blood in Bottles Saves British Wounded ..... R.A.F. Coming! Nazi Baltic Guns in Action ..... Many-Purpose Bombers - German and British ..... Detectives of the Death-Mine ..... France Foils Another Blockade-Runner ..... Under the Admiralty's All-Protecting Wing the Odds Are 500 to 1 Against Loss in This Convoy ..... Words That History Will Remember ..... Stopping Aerial Mine-Layers in the Thames ..... Terms You May Not Understand ..... Fact and Fiction in the Sea War's Record ..... Hot on the Trail of the German Sea Gangsters ..... Germany's Exports Caught by the Allied Control ..... Nazi Shipping Paralyzed by Allied Sea Power ..... The German Flag Flies - Safe in Neutral Ports! ..... Brave Men Whom Their Country Delights to Honour ..... How to Recognize British Aeroplanes in Flight - 2 ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - The 'Domala' Was Ablaze from Stem to Stern - I Told the Duke How We Hit a Nazi Bomber - 'The Bravest Man I Ever Saw' - A Submarine Collided With Our Ship - What I Saw of the Minesweepers' Life ..... Risky Work - But the Trawlermen Don't Care ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: Carrying On! By I. Shipton ..... The Things My Readers Tell Me

The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 29
The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 29
1940 03 22 ....... Cover: Back from Photographing the Siegfried Line ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from My Wartime Diary ..... Peace in Finland - But at a Terrible Price ..... Even the Woods They Flee To Give No Safety ..... Tragic End of a Hundred Days of an Epic War ..... Lens Has Not Forgotten Its Saviours Of 1918 ..... Scots and Welsh Are Quite at Home in France ..... France's 'Free Corps' on the Danger Trail ..... On the Fringes of the War: Denmark ..... Difficult Days in 'the Larder of Europe' ..... Nazi Villainies at Sea Would Shock the Kaiser ..... But They Are 'Victories' to Admiral Raeder ..... The Near East Pivots on the Black Sea ..... 'Achilles' Arrives in Famous Pacific Harbour ..... Britain's Bugle Call Echoes Through the East ..... Anzac Town in Egypt Was Made in Three Weeks ..... Past the White-Walled Homes of Nazareth Ride the Men of Britain's New Army in the Near East ..... Words That History Will Remember ..... Things You May Not Know ..... Home Defence Men Get on with the Job They Know ..... The Evil Things We Fight - 1. Regime of the Spy ..... 'Here You Will Be Over the Siegfried Line' ..... 'Thumbs Up!' Say Our Fighting Airmen ..... Who Fly Unhindered Over the Nazi Reich by Night ..... German Industries Under the Bomber's Shadow ..... The R.A.F. Drop Their Cards On Berlin & Posen ..... It's the Bomber's Tail that the Nazis Fear ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - Our Objective That Night Was Prague - We Made Our Ship Race a U-boat - Terror Was Rife in the Poland I Left ..... British & French War Medals in Actual Size - 2 ..... In Wartime Nothing Is Really Rubbish ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: Over The Air By Wilfrid Gibson ..... The Things My Readers Tell Me

The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 30
The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 30
1940 03 29 ....... Cover: The Riveter's Bit to Best the U-Boat ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from My Wartime Diary ..... In Finland the Guns Were Silent at Last ..... 'A Peace Written in Blood on the Last Snows' ..... Red Russia Imposes Her Will on Little Finland ..... Eternal Vigilance Must Be France's Watchword ..... Famous Regiments at the Front ..... Glad Are They to See Old England Again ..... In the Forward Zone With the Nazi Soldiers ..... Finland's Fate: Facts for the Foolhardy ..... On the Fringes of the War: Norway ..... Poised in a World of Rising Storm ..... There's a Real Boom in British Shipbuilding ..... For Replacements are Racing the Nazi Sinkings ..... Our Men Are Well Looked After in Hospital ..... First Photographs of the Battle of the Plate ..... Taken in the Heat and Fury of the Action These Photographs Show the Glorious Battle as the Victors Saw It ..... 'Ajax' in Action Seen from 'Achilles' ..... The North Sea Has Its Own A.R.P. Now ..... Words That History Will Remember ..... Hong Kong: War's Shadow on an Empire Outpost ..... This is What Hitler Would Like to Do to Us ..... Even in Table Bay They Sweep for Mines ..... King Carol Raises the Ban on the Iron Guard ..... The Evil Things We Fight - 2. The Law of the Jungle ..... Young India Takes to Its Wings for Empire Defence ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - We Scored a Direct Hit on a U-Boat - We Had a Surprise From Our Friends - Our Shells Certainly Reached Their Mark - We Chased a U-Boat and Destroyed It - How We Landed in Germany by Mistake ..... Mamzelle Helps to Put France's Air Force on Top ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: Sleep No More By A. A. Milne ..... Odd Facts About the War

The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 31
The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 31
1940 04 05 ....... Cover: Gallant Raiders Just Back from Sylt ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from My Wartime Diary .... Ringing Down the Curtain on the Finnish War ..... Tragic Indeed Was the Drama's Final Act ..... Half a Million Finns Flee Before the Reds ..... Death Taught the Red Army How to Win ..... Famous Regiments at the Front ..... First Steps in France on the Road to Victory ..... How Long Before They Are Free Once More? ..... 'Fritz' Poses for His Picture at the Front ..... On the Fringes of the War: Rumania ..... Land of Riches that Her Neighbours Covet ..... The War May Cost Ten Millions a Day ..... Air and Ground Make Contact In the Desert ..... Proud of the Part Played by Her Sons in an Epic ..... Fight, New Zealand Welcomes 'Achilles' Home ..... Somewhere Behind the Line in France Britain's 'Cavalry' Practise a Charge of the Light Tank Brigade ..... Words That History Will Remember ..... Hitler in the Cartoonists' Pillory ..... 'We Fight for a Durable & Moral Peace' ..... From Scapa to Sylt: The R.A.F. Hits Back ..... No 'Revenge Stunt' but Just a 'Job of Work' ..... Britain's Bombers Leave Their Mark on Sylt ..... There's Always a Rush to Man the Lifeboat ..... The 'Kipper Patrol' Entertains Its Friends ..... British and French Ribbons as They are Worn ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - We Got 100 per cent Success at Sylt - I Watched the R.A.F. 'Fireworks' at Sylt ..... Scapa and Sylt: The Bombers Get Through ..... The Magnetic Mine is Defeated ..... How the Nazi Murder Mines Are Made Harmless ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Things My Readers Tell Me

The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 32
The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 32
1940 04 12 ....... Cover: They Beat a German Patrol and Won French Medals ( See page 357 ) ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from My Wartime Diary ..... Finland's Brave Front in the Aftermath of War .... Peace Brings Not Joy but Sadness in Its Train ..... Reconstruction is Finland;s New Watchword ..... It's Not All 'Beer and Skittles' on the West ..... Famous Regiments at the Front ..... In France Again after Twenty Years ..... Germany Manages Somehow Behind the Westwall ..... Beating The Nazis in The Balkans ..... On the Fringes of the War: Hungary ..... Feudalism Lives On in Europe's Prairie ..... There Is a New Government in France ..... Like the Old, Its Policy is 'Win the War' ..... Soon This War Will Have Its Air 'Aces' ..... So Far New Zealand's 'Cobber' Leads the Field ..... Under Wellington & Haig They Went to War on Foot but Now the 'Fighting Fifth' Have Found a Better Way! ..... Words That History Will Remember ..... More and Yet More Balloons in Britain's Service ..... 'We Follow This War Wherever It Leads' ..... How the Neutrals Are Impeding Victory ..... How to Recognize British Aeroplanes in Flight - 3 ..... And Still They Come: Hurricanes in the Making ..... Germany's Ore Supplies Are No Longer Certain ..... They Are Learning to be Soldiers and Sailors Too ..... Now It Can Be Told: Ark Royal & Graf Spee ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - They Were Victims of the 'Monstrous Power' - We Had a Running Fight With a Dornier - Our Boy-Gunner Hit the Heinkel - Our Men Rescued the Crew of the 'Arucas' ..... N.A.A.F.I.: They Serve Those Who Serve ..... Northern Ireland Speeds Up Her War Effort ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: Finland Snows By Capt. Richard Elwes ..... The Things My Readers Tell Me

The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 33
The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 33
1940 04 19 ....... Cover: Hitler Strikes at the Weak Once More ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from My Wartime Diary ..... Now It Was Norway's Turn for Invasion ..... 'Smash and Grab' Tactics of the Nazi Raiders ..... Norway Rallies as Her Allies Bring Their Aid ..... The Allies Hit Back - And Hit Hard! ..... Denmark Submits to the Nazi Invader ..... Another Lamp of Liberty Put Out by Hitler ..... Famous Regiments at the Front ..... A German Gun Has Just Spoken to France ..... Poland's Cup of Wrongs is Filled to Overflowing ..... Warsaw Is But a Shadow of Its Proud Past ..... Tightening the Blockade Into a Stranglehold ..... Fighting the Economic War in Real Earnest ..... If War Has Not Added to London's Beauty... ..... Not All the Changes Have Destroyed Its Charm ..... New War Areas of North-West Europe ..... Words That History Will Remember ..... Polish Submarines Still On Active Service ..... Our War Gazetteer ..... Has the U-boat Done Its Worst in the Sea War? ..... She Was Mined and Yet Not Lost to the Navy ..... New French 'Pocket' Dirigible Shown in Diagram ..... All the A.A. Men Want Is a Target! ..... The Evil Things We Fight - 3. The New Slavery ..... Egypt May Well Be Proud of Her Camel Corps ..... Britain's 'Flying Battleship' Routs the Junkers ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - My Escape From the 'Barnhill' Inferno - My Spitfire was the First to be Shot Down - I Visited the French Outposts By Night ..... Czechoslovakia Has an Army in France ..... They Fight in France to Liberate their Fatherland ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: Soldier, 1940 By Arundell Esdaile ..... The Things My Readers Tell Me

The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 34
The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 34
1940 04 26 ....... Cover: Soldiers and Sailors of the 'Scharnhorst' go to Norway ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from My Wartime Diary ..... 'British Forces Have Landed in Norway' ..... In Air and on Land Britain Is Now Really at War ..... Traitors Within Opened Norway's Gates to Nazis ..... Hitler's 'Fifth Column' Had Their Little Day ..... How Oslo Fell to Only 1,500 Nazi Troops ..... Hitler's Navy Fast Sinking Beneath the Waves ..... 'Irreparable Mutilation' in One Short Week ..... Rodney's Armour Resists the H.E. Bomb ..... Not Once But Twice the Navy Struck at Narvik ..... 'Vigorous, Daring and Skilfully Conducted Action' ..... Denmark's First Days of Nazi Occupation ..... In a Few Hours Resistance Was at an End ..... 'First Main Crunch of the War' ..... Highlights of Battle in the Norwegian Seas ..... In Nine Days of War in Scandinavia's Seas a Whole Fleet of Hitler's Ships Met Their Doom ..... Words That History Will Remember ..... Swift Overwhelming Force Coerced the Danes ..... On the Fringes of the War: Bulgaria ..... Land of Spartans Who Nurse a Grievance ..... Of All the Calls of the Army Day ..... There Is None So Welcome as ' Mail Up' ..... There Is None So Welcome as ' Mail Up' ..... Waiting for the Fuehrer to Give the Word ..... From Strength to Strength on the Western Front ..... Britain Has No Need for Food Parcels! ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - I Saw Oslo Fall to the Germans - We Were Bombed Eight Times in Six Days - Our Gunners Fired with the Decks Awash ..... From War to War: My 'Prophecy' of 1918 ..... Into Battle Go the 'Planes of the Fleet Air Arm ..... Our Diary of the War ..... Who's Who in the Northern War Zone: 1 ..... The Things My Readers Tell Me

The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 35
The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 35
1940 05 03 ....... Cover: She Sank Four Nazi Ships - 'Sunfish' Returns Triumphant ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from My Wartime Diary ..... 'Considerable Success' for Our Arms in Norway ..... Poland's Horrors Paralleled in Scandinavia ..... Flaming War in the Land of the Fjords ..... The New Theatre of the War for Freedom ..... Germans at Bay in Their Stolen Bases ..... Diplomats Are in the Front Line in Norway ..... Debits and Credits of the Scandinavian War ..... Only a Year After Hitler's Guarantee! ..... Famous Regiments at the Front ..... 'All Through the Night' Move the British Tanks ..... Within Sight of Old England's White Cliffs the Dover Patrol Lets Nothing Slip Through ..... Our Submarines Were Busy Off Norway! ..... Triumph and Tragedy Under Northern Seas ..... In the Cold Grey Waters of Narvik Fjord 'Warspite' Puts 'Finis' to Hitler's Destroyer Flotilla ..... Drake Would Have Cheered the Men from Narvik ..... 'Back to the Army Again, Sergeant' ..... Words that History will Remember ..... Mr. Briton'll See It Through ..... Britain's Air-Gunners Must Be 'Fighting-Fit' ..... In a Flash of Time the Bomb Will Drop ..... On the Fringes of the War: Yugoslavia ..... Serb and Croat in Uneasy Partnership ..... Sweden Under the Shadow of the Swastika ..... Transport Is One of the R.A.S.C.'s Specialties ..... How to Recognize British Aeroplanes in Flight - 4 ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - King Haakon Told Me of His Ordeal - How We Escaped From Germans at Narvik - We Knew We Had Hit the 'Scheer' ..... Our Diary of the War ..... Who's Who in the Northern War Zone: 2 ..... Jottings from My Wartime Diary ( Cont. )

The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 36
The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 36
1940 05 10 ....... Cover: Nazis Take Cover Against Norwegian Sharpshooters ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from My Wartime Diary ..... Critical Days on the Norwegian Battle Front ..... Bitter Fighting in the Struggle for Trondheim ..... To These Haunts of Peace War Has Come Here on Norwegian Soil Britons Have Set Foot ..... Not a Man Was Lost on the Way to Norway ..... Britons and Germans in Europe's New Cockpit ..... Norway's Army Is a National Militia ..... Struggling for Mastery in Norway's Skies ..... Germany's Air Fleet Is Paying the Price ..... Nazi Parachutists Dropped to Death in Norway ..... Big Guns and More Men for the Aggressors ..... Every Norwegian's Watchword is 'No Surrender' ..... In Cheerful Mood Men of the N.W.E.F. Set Sail for Norway - 'Norroway O'er the Foam' ..... From War to War Canada Remembers Vimy ..... Canada's Sons Guard the Empire's Head ..... How ' Warspite' & Her Destroyers Cleared Narvik ..... After Narvik's Battle-Smoke Had Blown Away ..... If Mussolini Took the Plunge into War ..... When a Nazi Bomber Crashed at Clacton ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - I Saw the British Land in Norway - German Parachutists Surrendered to Us - We had Great Successes in Norway's Waters - How Bergen was Taken by 100 Germans ..... Norwegian Sailormen Trained to Arms in England ..... Historic Words ..... Our Diary of the War ..... Norwegian Phrases for British Soldiers

The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 37
The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 37
1940 05 17 ....... Cover: Ironside Welcomes Territorials Home from Norway ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... Retreat From Trondheim: The First Phase Ends ..... Nazi Air Power Made Evacuation Inevitable ..... Then and Now in Trondheim, Norway's Gateway ..... Young Norway in the Front Line of War ..... 'We Have Done Our Best - the Odds were Too Great' ..... In Norway the Nazis Had Air Mastery ..... Narvik's Fate in the Balance of War ..... From France's Southern Alps to Norway's Snows ..... Nazi Savagery Such as King Haakon Saw ..... Norway and After: How Goes the War? ..... Italy Prepares for War - Defence or Defiance? ..... Her Peaceable Peasants Made Strutting 'Soldati' ..... The Desolation that Was Namsos: Where, Incessantly Harried by Nazi Planes, the Allies Had Their Base ..... On the Fringes of the War: Holland ..... Unsleeping Vigilance is the Dutchman's Destiny ..... Premier Lifts the Curtain on Norway ..... Zeebrugge Admiral Pleads for Bold Action ..... The Ceaseless Thames-side Vigil ..... When the A.A. Guns Tackle the Bombers Overhead ..... Narvik Men See U-Boat Crew Swim for Life ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - I Saw the British Troops Leave Namsos - Our A.R.P. Service Did Well at Clacton - I Was Doctor on the Bombed Hospital Ship ..... Thrilling Stories of Battle by Men Who Were There ..... 'You Were Ordered - Not Driven - Out of Norway' ..... Historic Words ..... Our Diary of the War ..... Echoes of the War from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 38
The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 38
1940 05 24 ....... Cover: Ironside Welcomes Territorials Home from Norway ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... 'The Wild Beast Springs Out of His Lair' - 'War With All Our Might' ..... Holland and Belgium, the Nazis' Latest Prey ..... First Days of 'Total War' on the Western Front ..... On to the Meuse Swept the German Hordes ..... 'Gort's Men' Speed to Aid the Belgians ..... Once Again the Allies Go to War in Belgium ..... Parachute Troops Bring War From the Skies ..... 'Kultur' Comes Again This Side the Rhine ..... Nazi Bombs Fall on Holland's Greatest City ..... Exclusive Photos of the Raids on Amsterdam ..... Holland Overwhelmed in a Five-Days Campaign ..... Switzerland Stands-To on Her Mountain Bulwarks ..... War Map of Holland and Belgium ..... They March under Leopold to the Battle ..... The Belgian Army Made Ready for the Invader ..... The Epic Stories of the Glosters on the Frozen Lake ..... Picture-Diagram of the Gloster Gladiator Fighter ..... Of the British Family Only Eire Is Not aw War ..... Preparing a Hot Reception for Any Parachutists ..... These Nazis Know What Our A.A. Guns Can Do! ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - I Saw Fighting, But No Panic, In Amsterdam - How We Escaped Bombers and Parachutists - Our Captain Was the Last Off the 'Afridi' ..... Malta Is Ready for Any Onslaught ..... Strongholds of Allied Power in the Mediterranean ..... Historic Words ..... Our Diary of the War ..... Echoes of the War from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 39
The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 39
1940 05 31 ....... Cover: First Wounded Home From the Belgian Battlefields ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... Rage and Fury of the 'Battle of the Bulge' ..... Again They Fall Beneath the Heel of the Boche ..... France's Line Pierced by the Enemy Thrust ..... Thousands in Flight from the Nazi Hordes ..... British Army's Great Stand at Louvain ..... The Nazis First Blow Fell on Little Luxembourg ..... So Began the Greatest Tank Battle in History ..... Machine Age Monsters Roar on to the Attack ..... 'Day by Day Come Stories of Matchless Courage' ..... Allied Air Forces Hit Back Hard and True ..... Where Will They Lay Their Heads? ..... Side by Side in France and Belgium the Allies Fought to Stem the Whole Force of the Invader's Armoured Might ..... The Dutch Did All That Brave Men Could Do ..... Parachutists Come to Earth - and a British Prison ..... Our Navy to the Rescue of Holland in Distress ..... Gallantry and Resource in a Fantastic War ..... The Allies Have More Ships Than Before the War ..... Yugoslavia's Army is Powerful to Defend ..... War Writes Another Terrible Chapter for Namur ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - I Saw Horror and Desolation in Louvain - I Was One of the Last To Leave Brussels - The Sky Over My Hotel Was Full of 'Planes - We Bluffed Our Way Through the Nazis - We Fled From Nazi Bombing In Belgium - I Filmed the British Troops in Norway ..... Historic Words ..... Our Diary of the War ..... France Cannot Die! ..... Echoes of the War from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 40
The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 40
1940 06 07 ....... Cover: This Was a Heinkel Bomber ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... The Grim Struggle of the Flanders Plains ..... War-Scarred Towns Engulfed Anew by Total War ..... Five Bitter Battles in the Cockpit of Europe ..... Leopold Opened the Gate to the Enemy ..... Aided by Treason the Nazis Gain Channel Ports ..... Dauntless Daring in Skies Filled with Nazi Aircraft ..... How the French Fight the Mechanical Nazis ..... Men of the Great Army Gen. Weygand Commands ..... French 75-Ton Tank in Picture Diagram ..... These Are Units of the 'Mechanized Attila' ..... The Parachute Weapon and Its Menace To Britain ..... Germany's Parachute Army in the Making ..... While Our Men Give Battle in France and Flanders, at Home We Glimpse the Hell Across the Channel ..... Treachery Most Foul: May 28, 1940 ..... Britain Ready for War at Her Very Doors ..... The Home Front Unites Under Threat of Invasion ..... Home Front: Production & Destruction ..... Britain and Egypt Take Care of 'The Ditch' ..... Where the Envious Eyes of Fascist Italy are Looking ..... 'For This There Can Be No Forgiveness' ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - How I Escaped the German Bombs in Belgium - We Saw Children Machine-Gunned - Nazis Ruthlessly Bombed Our Hospital Ships - I Saw the Gestapo at Work in Holland - Abbeville Was a Vast Desolation of Ruins ..... The World Hears of the Great Betrayal ..... Words That History Will Remember ..... Our Diary of the War ..... The Poets & The War: A Word in Season By Lord Dunsany ..... Echoes of the War from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 41
The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 41
1940 06 14 ....... Cover: A 1914 Veteran Comes Home From Dunkirk ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... Twenty Days of Fighting All The Way ..... The B.E.F. Marched to Dunkirk to Glory's Tune ..... The B.E.F. Lives On to Fight Another Day ..... 'Next Time Victory Will Be With Us' ..... At Dunkirk Tragedy Was Turned into Triumph ..... Calais Said 'No Surrender!' ..... Under a Tornado of Fire They Left Boulogne ..... France's Navy Was Superb at Dunkirk ..... The Hawker Hurricane ..... R.A.F. Triumphs Daily Over Hordes of Nazi Airmen ..... Belgium Surrenders at Her King's Order ..... Prioux's Men Fought Side by Side With Gort's ..... Here on Dunkirk's Sands By a 'Miracle of Deliverance' the B.E.F. Escaped 'Out of the Jaws of Death' ..... His Airmen Follow Hitler's 'Ice-Cold Brutal Policy' ..... Hospitals and Ambulances Make Good Targets! ..... It Was 'A Colossal Military Disaster' But... ..... 'We Shall Ride Out the Storm of War' ..... Narvik Falls at Last Before the Allied Attack ..... In a Few Minutes a Thousand Bombs Fell on Paris ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - We Were in the Great Retreat to Dunkirk - Our Adventures with the Fishermen's Armada - We Waited on the Beaches at Dunkirk - Nurses Worked on that Dreadful Beach ..... Historical Words ..... Our Diary of the War ..... Echoes of the War from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 42
The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 42
1940 06 21 ....... Cover: Men of France in the 'Battle of France' ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... Now Was Launched 'The Battle of France' ..... 'The Order Is Fight Without Thought of Retreat' ..... 'More Fierce the Conflict Grew: the Din of Arms ..... History's Greatest Battle Neared Its Climax ..... The R.A.F. Strike and Strike Again at Germany ..... No One Sounds 'Last Post' Now at Menin Gate ..... The 'Little B.E.F.'s' Great Stand on the Somme ..... They Were a Very Gallant Band of Brothers ..... Hope Cheered the Long, Long Trail to Dunkirk ..... 250,000 Soldiers 'Walked the Plank' - to Safety ..... There Were None but Heroes at Dunkirk ..... Enter Italy's Gangster and his Gunmen ..... In a Countryside Blasted by the Red Fury of War the Soldiers of Three Great Nations to the Death ..... On a Gambler's Throw Mussolini Stakes His All ..... Italy Hopes to Win - 'With Germany's Help'! ..... Of These 'Cruisers' Britain Cannot Have Too Many ..... 'Gainst Shells and Bombs 'the Rock' Makes Ready ..... For 236 Years Britain's Flag Has Waved at 'Gib' ..... France's 'Chars d'Assaut' Kept Up to the Mark ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - Our Fellows Were Firing as the Ship Sank - How We Blocked Zeebrugge Once Again - We Kept Our Canteen Going at Boulogne - We Held Off 400 Nazis For 12 Hours ..... War in the Air as the Victor Sees It ..... Perfidious Italy's Stab in the Back ..... Our Diary of the War ..... Echoes of the War from Far and Near

The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 43
The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 43
1940 06 28 ....... Cover: Back from French Waters - and Ready for More! ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... After the Fall of Paris France Lost Heart ..... Petain Declared: ' We Must Cease the Fight' ..... Britain's Bombers Made It Hot for These Nazis ..... These Are the Men Who Made the Blitzkrieg! ..... On the 'City of Light' Falls the Night of Nazidom ..... A Silent and Empty Paris Submitted to the Nazis ..... For Them the Comfort of an English Prison! ..... Allied Tanks Were Davids Against Goliaths ..... 'If the Empire Lasts a Thousand Year Men Will Say, This Was Their Finest Hour' ..... These Were First Shots in the 'Battle of Britain' ..... The Nazis Show Us How They Took Eben-Eymael ..... Cheering Proof of Mr. Churchill's Promise of 'Maximum Possible Support' for Stricken France ..... Skirmish and Raid Opened the Italian War ..... Britain Draws First Blood in Libyan Desert ..... In Libya Our Soldiers First Met the Italians ..... Where the Pharaohs Fought There is War Today ..... The Italian Navy ..... After Nine Months Allied Shipping Was Supreme ..... De Valera's Eire Sees the Red Light ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - We Left Our Lorries and Marched 24 Miles - I Saw the 'Women's Evacuation' From Paris - How We Held Up a German Tank Column - How I Escaped as a Belgian Refugee ..... Ready to Give Raiders a Really Warm Reception ..... Words That History Will Remember ..... Our Diary of the War

The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 44
The War Illustrated Vol. 2 No. 44
1940 07 05 ....... Cover: From Far New Zealand He Comes to Defend the Homeland ....... Articles Inside: ... Jottings from the Editor's Wartime Diary ..... France's Might is Humbled and Broken ..... France's Might is Humbled and Broken ..... Complete Capitulation at the Fuehrer's Order ..... The Armistice: German and Italian Terms ..... 'The Country is not Dead - Vive la France!' ..... The Prime Minister on the French Surrender and the French Fleet ..... So In All France Was No Salvation Found ..... This Is the French Navy That Hitler Demanded ..... France Betrayed By Her Leaders ..... From France in Collapse the B.E.F. Came Home ..... By Road and Field the Nazis Sped to Victory ..... The New Phase in Our Air War Against Germany ..... American Bombers Under Fire with R.A.F. ..... The French Empire Refuses to Haul Down the Flag ..... Not for Them the Slavery of Nazi-Fascist Rule ..... These Were Once Englishmen's Homes ..... They Held More Than Hitler - But They Lost ..... Their Anderson Shelters Saved Their Lives ..... 'I Will Not War Against Women and Children' ..... How Then Does Hitler Explain These Photos? ..... South Africa Will Stand with Britain to the End ..... Men of the Union Are Already in Action ..... Mussolini Has Always Had His Eyes on Malta ..... I Was There! ... Eye Witness Stories of Episodes and Adventure in the Second Great War - Our Homes Were Bombed by the Germans - One Man Saved the 'Lucky Batch' at Dunkirk - Not a Man Got Away from Our Tank ..... For Easy Recognition of Nazi Troop 'Planes ..... Making Ready for the Battle of Britain ..... Historic Words ..... Our Diary of the War ..... Items of War Interest




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