Search results for armoured car.

025: Spring 1989


Download PDF This browser does not support inline PDFs. Please download the PDF to view it: Download PDF  

Francis McLaren, Liberal MP for Spalding : Gallipoli and RFC


On 30 August 1917, Francis McLaren, who was a Liberal MP for Spalding, was killed in an Avro 504 A which fell into the sea off Montrose. He was on a training flight at the time. Second Lieutenant McLaren was undergoing pilot training with Number 18 Training Squadron (RNVR).  Although rescued by a fishing boat, Francis did not regain consciousnes…

Masters of Mayhem. Lawrence of Arabia and the British Military Mission to the Hejaz by James Stejskal


Casemate Publishers, 2018 £16-£20 HB 184pp  b/w photos throughout  ISBN 9781 61200 5744   Despite the title, the author James Stejskal says that Lawrence is not the ‘primary subject’ of the book, there being many such works on Lawrence and the Arab Revolt, but more an account of nascent combined special operations this example being one of, if…