Article on female British soldiers in Afghanistan. Captain Alice Homer is an officer with the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers. She has just spent six months running a small section of soldiers in Camp Bastion
British Army officers pose next to projectiles fired by the "Dora" railway gun. Dora and its sibling "Gustav" were 80 cm guns developed in the late 1930s by Krupp as siege artillery for the purpose of destroying the French Maginot Line fortifications. The guns could fire shells weighing seven tonnes to a range of 47 km (29 mi). Gustav was captured by US troops and cut up whilst Dora was destroyed near the end of the war in 1945 to avoid capture by the Red Army.
"The Provost Guard Marches In" The British Army entering the city with cavalry officer Lt. Col. Banastre Tarleton leading the troops. "Under the Redcoat" June 2010. Re-creation of the British Army's 1781 Occupation of Williamsburg.
Original caption:ATS girls visit Hitler's quarters. Germany: Auxiliary Territorial Service girls of the British Army take a sightseeing tour through the Reich Chancellery in Berlin. They stroll through the debris-littered Court of Honor, where people would wait to see Der Fuehrer. This is an exclusive photo by Charles Haacker, Acme photographer. July 26, 1945