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

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Fairey Gannet AEW.3Featured image : Fairey Gannet AEW.3


The airborne early warning radar aircraft used by the Royal Navy's Fleet Air Arm during the 1960's. It's highly distinctive shape includes novel coaxial contra-rotating propellers, double folding wings and the bulbous radar housing on the underside.

Gallery updated : 11th Jun 2012


Featured battle : Memmingen (13 October 1805)

Marshall Soult's IV Corps of the French Grande Armee approaching Memmingen from the east came upon Count Spangen's isolated command. The Austrians were low on ammunition, confused by chaotic orders and morale was poor. All Austrians along with their ...

Database updated : 10th Oct 2013

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