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'Edith Cavell' a talk by Paul Handford


  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…