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'Edith Cavell' a talk by Paul Handford

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  Paul Handford will guide the Lincoln branch through the life and times of Edith Cavell. To date it remains one of the most shocking episodes of the First World War: Edith Cavell, heroine and British nurse, was executed by the German army by firing squad on the 12th October 1915 for helping Allied soldiers to escape occupied Belgium. Recent resea…