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'Germany and Austria after the War' with Susan Pearson

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Susan Pearson will be giving a presentation on Germany and Austria after the First World War.    IMAGE: The Allied Occupation of Austria 1918. A sentry of the 2nd Battalion, Honourable Artillery Company, and an Italian sentry of the Alpini outside Headquarters at Imst, Austria. December 1918. © IWM (Q 26319)   © 2017 - Gwent Western Front Ass…


The Emperors: How Europe’s Rulers were destroyed by The First World War

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By Gareth Rusell Amberley Publishing, 2015, £9.99, 227pp, soft covers; illustrated plus notes, bibliography and index Also available in hardback. ISBN 978-1-4456-5020-0 Book review by Barbara Taylor   To understand how the First World War came about, it is necessary to understand the way in which regimes in the main empires involved operated. …


22 December 1918 Patrouilleführer Erhard Klotz, K K L I R Nr 2.

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Born at Reutte, Austrian Tyrol on 14 March 1877, Erhard was employed as a company representative (company unknown) before the war. Called into service in 1916, he served on the Italian front throughout the war before being taken prisoner in mid-1918. Erhard died at Verona, Italy on 22 December 1918. His burial location is unknown. 22 December 191…


27 - 28 June: TWO DAY CONFERENCE: Peace making after the First World War 1919-1923

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To mark the centenary of the signature of the Treaty of Versailles, this two day conference explores the peace making process after the First World War and will explore other treaties that marked the formal end of hostilities: Saint-Germain (Austria), Neuilly (Bulgaria), Trianon (Hungary), Sèvres (Ottoman Empire) and Lausanne (Turkey). This is a jo…


27 May 1918 Jäger Remo Denicolo, K.K. 2. Rgt. d. Tir. K.J.

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Jäger was born at Castelnuovo, Trentino, Austria (now part of Italy) on 31 June 1897. He was a general labourer before the war. Called into service during 1915, he began his war fighting the Rumanians in the Carpathian mountains during the second half of 1916 before moving to the Italian front and fighting in very familiar territory against his on…