British Union

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British Union Of Fascists
... The British Union (BU) was a political party in the United Kingdom formed in 1932 by Sir Oswald Mosley as the British Union of Fascists, in 1936 it ...
List Of Sovereign States - List of States
... Burkina Faso A UN member state A None Burma – Republic of the Union of Myanmar A UN member state A None Burundi – Republic of Burundi A UN member ... of Colombia A UN member state A None Comoros – Union of the Comoros A UN member state A None Comoros is a federation of 3 islands, and claims Mayotte, currently part of France, as a fourth ... Guadeloupe, Martinique, Mayotte and Réunion) are full, integral parts of France ...
German Auxiliary Cruiser Kormoran - Operational History - Atlantic Ocean
... Having cleared the British blockade, Kormoran's instructions were to search the Atlantic Ocean for targets of opportunity, then move to the Indian Ocean and seek out more merchant shipping, with ... Antonis was armed with three British machine guns and loaded with 4,800 tons of Welsh coal ... British Admiralty notifications for raider activity gave the wrong date and location for the attack, and initially attributed it to the raider Thor ...

Famous quotes containing the words union and/or british:

    Our age is pre-eminently the age of sympathy, as the eighteenth century was the age of reason. Our ideal men and women are they, whose sympathies have had the widest culture, whose aims do not end with self, whose philanthropy, though centrifugal, reaches around the globe.
    Frances E. Willard 1839–1898, U.S. president of the Women’s Christian Temperance Union 1879-1891, author, activist. The Woman’s Magazine, pp. 137-40 (January 1887)

    If we were doing this in the Falklands they would love it. It’s part of our heritage. The British have always been fighting wars.
    British soccer fan. quoted in Independent (London, Dec. 23, 1988)