NEWS FROM THE FRONT

No pain no gain – but unfortunately unnecessary pain when the obvious dangers are ignored. Politicians suffer no pain – you do.

23rd December, 1940 : Churchill broadcasts to the Italians: ‘One man and one man only was resolved to plunge Italy, after all these years of strain and effort, into the whirlpool of war.’

Italian prisoners in the Western Desert total 35,049.

About Ludwig von Gress

Born in communist Europe, interested in defence matters on a macro scale, with a cavalry “devil may care spirit” from his grandfather and cautious effectiveness of asymmetric warfare approach from his guerilla father. He sometimes despairs that he may be the only one taking the defence of Australia seriously.
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