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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.


Air Forces Memorial, Runnymede.Featured image : Air Forces Memorial, Runnymede.


A memorial to more than 20,000 aircrew of the Royal Air Force and Commonwealth Air Forces who died in the second world war and who have no known grave. It takes the form of a quadrangle of cloisters, approached by a long drive leading to three arches...

Gallery updated : 11th Jun 2012


Featured battle : Yanzi (01 August 1813)

The French were a disorganized rabble, mostly the remains of Reille's 'Right Wing' at Sorauren, retreating/fleeing along a poor road which Wellington had overlooked. The Allies were initially two Spanish battalions who were joined later in the day by...

Database updated : 10th Oct 2013

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