Welcome to Service Newspapers of World War Two

This digital resource reveals the story of war as told by the newspapers that brought information, entertainment and camaraderie to the forces at home and overseas. Explore over 200 titles from key nations across the globe that took part in the world-changing conflict.

On This Day

17th August 1943

Air Force News reports the raids on Berlin, Wiener Neustadt, Milan and Turin have provided the encircled Axis with a foretaste of the Allied air programme. View Document