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

19th June 1944

US troops in Normandy are widening and strengthening the wedge across the base of the Cherbourg Peninsula. View Document