Jump to content


Toggle Administration Administration

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

Network Information


  1. Suggestions & Feedback

News & Information pertinent to the day to day running of the forums.

  • 707 topics
  • 8,705 replies
No back  arrow? - last post by Nijmegen

User Introductions

Introduce yourself! If you want to.

  • 2,950 topics
  • 33,761 replies
hello I'm new here any... - last post by Owen

Toggle Main WW2 Talk Forum Main WW2 Talk Forum

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

General

Forum for general World War 2 talk. Anything about WW2 that doesn't fit in any other category

  • 5,163 topics
  • 44,919 replies
Would Hitler really have in... - last post by rockape252

1940


  1. Sub-forum: The build-Up - 1933-1940

The Campaign in Belgium, France and Holland' - 1940 and all that - Same war, but almost a different era.

  • 1,244 topics
  • 18,644 replies
BEF Vehicles - last post by two dogs

Theatres of War


  1. NW Europe,
  2. The Eastern Front,
  3. North Africa & the Med,
  4. Italy,
  5. Burma & India,
  6. War Against Japan,
  7. Scandinavia

WW2 by theatre of operation and geographical area.

  • 3,401 topics
  • 36,930 replies
Source for maps of Imphal b... - last post by Cornishfern

War at Sea

Naval warfare in the period.

  • 1,270 topics
  • 10,951 replies
VESSELS OUT OF CASABLANCA T... - last post by archivist
Baron Loudoun 1939

Naval Stuff

  • 80 images
  • 4 comments
  • WW2ToraKina
  • 26 Nov 2014

The War In The Air

Aerial warfare in the period.

  • 3,491 topics
  • 30,239 replies
Aerial Mines - last post by redtop

Top Secret

Intelligence, Bletchley, Interception, Cryptology etc.

  • 208 topics
  • 1,283 replies
John Cairncross - the man w... - last post by mapshooter

WW2 Battlefields Today

If you're planning a battlefield tour, or have one to report on, start here.

  • 643 topics
  • 10,030 replies
Norfolk Nazi Fifth Column! - last post by rockape252

Home Fronts


  1. United Kingdom,
  2. Canada,
  3. USA,
  4. Germany,
  5. Australia & New Zealand,
  6. Poland,
  7. France,
  8. Soviet,
  9. Others

They also serve who 'only' stand and wait. Matters relating to the Home Fronts of the various combatants.

  • 1,223 topics
  • 9,588 replies
Scrap Metal - last post by phylo_roadking

Prisoners of War

POWs, individuals, camps, capture, escape & all matters therein.

  • 1,190 topics
  • 10,230 replies
The story of Robert Newton,... - last post by 4jonboy

The Third Reich

Rise of the Nazis, Politics, Personalities etc.

  • 29 topics
  • 361 replies
Cap Badge Serial Numbers? - last post by DTD21

The Holocaust

Area for discussion of things specifically relating to the Holocaust. No denialism, spam, or disrespect welcome.

  • 338 topics
  • 3,295 replies
Voices of the Holocaust - last post by Gerard

Weapons, Technology & Equipment


  1. WW2 Militaria Collecting,
  2. Vehicle Names and Census Numbers

From entrenching tools to radar, and all points between.

  • 2,322 topics
  • 31,219 replies
Info about tank - last post by Don Juan
Gibb Jagdpanther Beltring

Vehicles

  • 115 images
  • 24 comments
  • griffin
  • 29 Jan 2014

The Women of WW2

From combatant in the Red Army to Nurses and Munitions Workers. Women had countless roles in the war, this is the place to discuss them.

  • 192 topics
  • 1,928 replies
Phoebe Mercer, W.V.S. - last post by Bernard85

Veteran Accounts.


  1. North Irish Horse

Specific accounts from veterans around the world.

  • 564 topics
  • 7,269 replies
Remembering the first time... - last post by Bluebell Minor

All Anniversaries

All anniversaries relating to WW2

  • 413 topics
  • 7,857 replies
Pearl Harbor - last post by Puttenham

Toggle Military History (other than WW2) Military History (other than WW2)

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

Prewar

Military or political history of the period before World war 2

  • 1,072 topics
  • 7,317 replies
ww1 German Sailor pic help - last post by Rob Dickers

Postwar


  1. Vietnam

Cold war, military & political history of the period after World War 2.

  • 803 topics
  • 7,635 replies
Winston Churchill :Funeral... - last post by Ron Goldstein

Toggle Research Research

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

Searching for Someone & Military Genealogy


  1. Service Records,
  2. Photo Restoration

Tracking down a family member, specific serviceman or unit.Puzzled by paperwork or official terminology?This is the place to ask.

  • 3,315 topics
  • 32,239 replies
Essex Yeomanry, 104th Royal... - last post by Fred Wilson

Geoff's Search Engine.

The search engine for WW2 Commonwealth casualties commemorated by CWGC. Visit it at Geoff's Search Engine.

  • 57 topics
  • 938 replies
Armed Forces Memorial - sea... - last post by geoff501

War Cemeteries & War Memorial Research


  1. War Grave Photographs,
  2. Remembering Today

The inevitable result of war.From far-flung resting places to your local war memorial. Research and questions relating to cemeteries and memorials to the fallen of WW2.

  • 4,798 topics
  • 32,676 replies
Remembering Today 30/1/45 C... - last post by Bernard85

Non-Commemorated War Dead

A forum for enquiries into those not listed on the CWGC, civilian & military, that have a case for inclusion & may hopefully be remembered there.

  • 213 topics
  • 1,155 replies
New CWGC Commemoration 29th... - last post by Bernard85

Historiography

Area for historiographical issues - things relating to the whys & wherefores of historical study itself. Particular reference to WW2, but also anything to do with 'The Study of History' in general.

  • 84 topics
  • 2,099 replies
BBC History Magazine's... - last post by phylo_roadking

Research Material

If you have access to a particular useful research source, documents, books, etc. and are willing to do look-ups for members this is the place to advertise.

  • 718 topics
  • 4,892 replies
Online German documents in... - last post by Maureene

People of WW2 - Research Results

An archive for people to share research they've carried out into individual's stories. Tribute or tall tale, call it what you will - tell us what you've found out, whether family member or not. (If you want a thread here to be locked, so it can stand without additional comment, just ask. )

  • 642 topics
  • 3,756 replies
RIP Ray (Bud) Sinclair........ - last post by Ron Goldstein

Toggle Other Stuff Other Stuff

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

Books, Films, TV, Radio


  1. Book Reviews,
  2. Film Reviews,
  3. Television reviews

The written word and the moving image. Bibliophiles, telly addicts & Film critics, state your case here.

  • 2,137 topics
  • 29,466 replies
What are you reading at the... - last post by hucks216

WW2 News Articles

The war left an enormous mark. It still crops up in the news on a regular basis. Share those stories here, along with other press cuttings of a military nature. (Other news cuttings - use the barracks or any other more appropriate area)

  • 3,008 topics
  • 12,918 replies
The Spirit of the Chindits... - last post by PsyWar.Org

WW2 Museums. Events, & places to see.

Been to any good museums lately? Or maybe a WW2 related show? Anything that's not strictly a battlefield visit, tell us about it or ask for information here.

  • 578 topics
  • 4,786 replies
Enniskillen Castle - last post by Smudger Jnr
Vulcan

Museums, Shows etc.

  • 668 images
  • 274 comments
  • Heimbrent
  • 08 Sep 2014

Modelling

Modelling, any material, any scale.

  • 363 topics
  • 4,204 replies
Trux Models. 1990 to 2005. - last post by 4jonboy

Gaming


  1. Video Games,
  2. Tabletop Games

  • 319 topics
  • 2,533 replies
Firefight - Real time WW2 s... - last post by SeanOConnor

The Barracks


  1. Quiz Area,
  2. For Sale & For Trade,
  3. Current Affairs

Off topic stuff.Rattle on about whatever you like here.Rants & raves, general strangeness & anything else you'd like to share. Pretty much a free for all.(Having said that, Modern Religion is no longer welcome, and take Modern Politics to 'Current Affairs'.)

  • 4,071 topics
  • 75,590 replies
Anyone require War Diaries... - last post by Drew5233

Toggle Trux - 21st Army Group Trux - 21st Army Group

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

Home

  • 1 topics
  • 0 replies
Contents/About the Trux inf... - last post by Trux

Trux Discussion Area

This is the 'open' bit of the Trux area, all the other stuff should be closed. Things posted here will appear on the Portal.

  • 19 topics
  • 124 replies
RASC and FDS,s. - last post by Tom Canning

Headquarters


  1. 21 Army Group HQ,
  2. Army & Corps HQ,
  3. Division HQ,
  4. LoC HQ,
  5. Miscellaneous HQ

  • 6 topics
  • 0 replies
Miscellaneous headquarters - last post by Trux

Arms


  1. Infantry,
  2. Armour,
  3. Artillery,
  4. Engineers

  • 42 topics
  • 33 replies
Identify Motorcycle and L/B... - last post by 3mileSnipper

Services


  1. RASC,
  2. REME,
  3. Other Services,
  4. Signals

  • 21 topics
  • 5 replies
Ambulance Help INF/AMD Div... - last post by Clive Wiley

Other Formations


  1. Airborne Forces,
  2. Canadian,
  3. 2 TAF,
  4. Nearly,
  5. Royal Navy

  • 12 topics
  • 8 replies
22nd June 1944 15:30. Who w... - last post by dctrn

Equipment


  1. Vehicles,
  2. Armoured,
  3. Wireless,
  4. Bridges

  • 8 topics
  • 23 replies
Any pictures of Char B1 eng... - last post by Dave55

 
  • 644,415 Total Posts
  • 36,615 Total Members
  • Cornishfern Newest Member
  • 352 Most Online

70 users are online (in the past 15 minutes)

3 members, 66 guests, 1 anonymous users   (See full list)


Bing, veronicad, Yahoo, Tom Canning, von Poop