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World War One Engagement Centre: Voices of War and Peace

Rounding on the Germans

The Fighting Warwicks and South Staffs

Why Remember?

Happy Anniversary?

Old Contemptibles

“The Loss of Such a Splendid Man”

A Summer to Remember: 1914, 1944 and ‘all that’

Sergeant Alfred Knight VC

Kitchener’s New Army

Hurtling Towards War

The Fight for the Rank and File

“Things Are Looking Up Here”

Caring for the Wounded in Local Communities

Remembering ‘14 -‘18: Forgetting Other ‘14 -‘18s

A Watch, A Bullet, and a Diary

 

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The Diary of Dorothy Priest, September 22nd 1914

22nd September 2014 By Nicola Gauld

The German vandals have shelled Rheims Cathedral; this is as bad as Louvain, the crowning crime the Mail calls it.  Three of our cruisers have been sunk.

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The Diary of Dorothy Priest, September 21st 1914

21st September 2014 By Nicola Gauld

Naval skirmishes, one of our ships disabled and several German damaged.

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The Diary of Dorothy Priest, September 20th 1914

20th September 2014 By Nicola Gauld

Little or no change in the position of the armies on the Aisne.  An Australian submarine AE1 has gone down.

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