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Welcome to Clash of Steel

"a website devoted to Military History, including an on-line database of military engagements and images from wars throughout history."

What is Clash of Steel?

This is an on-going, collaborative military history project and is constantly expanding. Click here for more information

We invite you to contribute articles or missing information that you feel should be covered. Click here to find out more or contact the Adjutant.


Indian Sub-Continent, Africa and the Caribbean Memorial Gates, London.Featured image : Indian Sub-Continent, Africa and the Caribbean Memorial Gates, London.


This memorial is dedicated: "In memory of the five million volunteers from the Indian Sub-Continent, Africa and the Caribbean who fought with Britain in the two World Wars." It was inaugurated on 6 November 2002 by Her Majesty the Queen. The four p...

Gallery updated : 11th Jun 2012


Featured battle : Medina de Rio Seco (14 July 1808)

Napoleon appointed his brother Joseph to the throne of Spain. The Spanish armies attempted to block Joseph's access to his capital. Marshall Bessières although outnumbered three to two routed the Spanish.

Database updated : 10th Oct 2013

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