In one of the most daring operations of WWII, a number of British midget submarines (known as “X-craft”) ventured into Norway’s fjords in order to…

The slightest slip or one wrong word might have blown their cover and reveal them for what they were. Betrayal, too, was an ever-present threat.…

It was four months after Pearl Harbour when Kapitanleutnant Reinhard Hardegan’s submarine, U-123, torpedoed the tanker SS GulfAmerica off of Jacksonville, Florida.  After the attack,…

As they started running out of manpower, many nations in the Second World War turned to their womenfolk to staff their war machines. In most…

Friday is now heralded as rehearsal day with a limited program in the arena. It was possible to have a choice of spots to snap…