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World War One Engagement Centre: Voices of War and Peace

Zeppelin Raids

Menin Road and Remembrance

Breaking the Hindenburg Line

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

Birmingham Tank Week

Gender and the Home Front

 

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The Diary of Dorothy Priest, October 30th 1914

30th October 2014 By Nicola Gauld

The Gurkhas are busy! They destroyed a store of ammunition for a battery that was doing a great deal of harm.

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The Diary of Dorothy Priest, October 29th 1914

29th October 2014 By Nicola Gauld

“Good news all along the line” say the Mail placard today.

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The Diary of Dorothy Priest, October 28th 1914

28th October 2014 By Nicola Gauld

More trouble in South Africa.  De Wet (Christiaan de Wet) and someone else have started another rebellion.  He was one of our most troublesome enemies before in the Boer War. 

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