The London blitz.
The 1940 evacuation of Dunkirk, France.
Henry Tudor defeats King Richard III at Bosworth Field.
William the Conqueror defeats King Harold at Hastings in 1066.
British troops at Normandy.
Blitzkrieg at Arras, in Belgium.
More than 57,000 lives are lost in a matter of hours at the Battle of the Somme.
The World War I British meet German mechanized forces for the first time at Mons.
In 1815 Wellington defeats Napoleon at Waterloo.
Henry V gains victory over the French at Agincourt despite overwhelming odds.