War Thunder background
Remembrance Day
Attention! This news was published on the old version of the website. There may be some problems with news display in specific browser versions.

 

November 11th holds a special place in the hearts of those in Britain and the Commonwealth nations. At 1100 on this day in 1918, hostilities formally ceased to end the Great War – now known as the First World War. In November 1919, King George V announced to Britain that this day would forever be put aside as an opportunity to remember the ultimate sacrifice paid by so many men and women in the greatest conflict the nation had ever endured. The symbol selected to represent this day of remembrance was the poppy; the ubiquitous red flower that somehow managed to bloom across so many battlefields along the western front despite the carnage and mayhem which surrounded all.

Read more:
The Shooting Range #415
  • 14 July 2024
Thunder Show: GET DOWN
  • 12 July 2024
Watch Armored Apex 2024 and Receive Unique Prizes from Twitch Drops!
  • 12 July 2024
Bastille Day: A Festive Decal, Discounts and Vehicles for Golden Eagles!
  • 12 July 2024