What The Forces Did Quiz
UK military history 15 Questions.
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The battles of Colenso, Talana Hill and the Seige of Mafeking occured in which war?
The Peninsular War
The Crimean War
The Boer War
The Napoleonic Wars
The Falklands war of 1982 was triggered by the Argentine occupation of the Falkland Islands and ... ?
The Inglis Islands
In 1982 the nuclear-powered submarine HMS Conqueror sunk which Argentine ship?
Field Marshall Sir Douglas Haig led the British Army in which event?
World War II
World War I
Operation Desert Fox
During the 1991 Gulf war the main battle tank of the British army was ?
Introduced in 1979 which multirole fighter plays a major role in the airforces of Britain, Italy, Germany and Saudi Arabia?
The last British monarch to to die in combat was?
On what date did Britain declare war on Germany making our entry into the Second World War?
The battle of 25th October 1415 in which an English army consisting largely of English and Welsh archers defeated a significantly larger French army was?
Battle of Agincourt
Battle of Lipany
Battle of Castillon
Battle of Hericourt
In which year was the Battle of Goose Green?
In World War II who was the German commander at the Battle of El Alamein
Erich von Manstein
In the Royal Navy what does SBS stand for ?
Safety By Service
Stand By Ships
Special Boat Service
Secure Broadcast at Sea
In World War I, what was Big Bertha?
Nickname of a large German Howitzer
Nickname of the first British Submarine in service
Nickname of Berlin
Nickname of Field Marshal Douglas Haig
In British Army slang, "to Bimble" is to do what?
Collapse from exhaustion
Leave a station without permission
Steal someone else's rations
In 1843 an English General announced the capture of SIND (Pakistan) by sending a one-word telegram in Latin :'Peccavi'(I have SINNED). Who was that General?
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