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What if: Operation Sealion, summary of an exercise held in 1974.

Posted February 25th, 2017 at 05:18 AM by lordroel

What if: Operation Sealion, summary of an exercise held in 1974.


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In 1974 a major wargame conducted at Royal Military Academy Sandhurst in 1974 was held. Its aim was find out what might have happened had Nazi Germany launched Operation Sea Lion, their planned invasion of southeast England during World War II, in September 1940. The wargame was organized by the Daily Telegraph and Dr Paddy...
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International Agreements

Posted November 22nd, 2016 at 02:37 PM by Piccolo
Updated November 25th, 2016 at 10:01 AM by Piccolo

Paris Agreements (or the Paris Accords)


International conference of Marrakesh/Marrakech?

That is a city in Morrocco.
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John Gibbon and Strategy

Posted November 5th, 2016 at 07:57 PM by Viperlord (Viperlord's History Blog)

John Gibbon, a North Carolinian West Pointer who remained loyal to the Union and very ably led troops throughout the war, is one of my favorite figures of the American Civil War. He is not someone I ever talk about in relation to strategy, because he spent most of the war as a division commander, briefly attaining corps command at the end, and early on of course, forging and leading the famed Iron Brigade. Consequently, I was pleased to come across a campaign plan proposed by none other than John...
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appealing unfair "suspension"

Posted October 28th, 2016 at 02:45 PM by gold heart

I am not a fool, I know that i can not post in the forum without some people being able to tell from my style and ideas etc (and from my i.p. address) that i am the same person.

Rob Banks was unfairly harshly indefinitely "suspended" [banned] last year, about 12 months or more ago now.

Rob since contacted the forum admin a few months ago asking if he could please be given a second chance and unsuspended. They not only meanly refused but didn't even reply at all....
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Notable technologies

Posted October 23rd, 2016 at 07:52 PM by Piccolo
Updated October 29th, 2016 at 06:12 PM by Piccolo

Key words: tech, technology, technologies.

Querns and millstones. Ancient inventions; often used for milling.
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