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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."

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Bren Light Machine GunFeatured image : Bren Light Machine Gun


The main LMG used by the British during World War 2, this is a Bren mark II from 1942.

Gallery updated : 11th Jun 2012


Featured battle : The Raid on Dieppe (19 August 1942)

The Allies decided on a reconnaissance in force against the Normandy coastline to gain information about the state of the defending troops and fortifications. Poor coordination and the lack of effective air support or artillery meant that only one of...

Database updated : 10th Oct 2013

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