108: January 2017 Open Access Copy

108: January 2017 Open Access Copy

Stand To 108 CONTENTS Communication Lines p.2–3 Zeppelins over Edinburgh: Truths and Myths of the First Bombing Raid …

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107: October 2016

107: October 2016

To access the rest of the archive you need to be a member of the Western Front Association. CONTENTS Communication Lin…

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001: Spring 1981

001: Spring 1981

Historian John Terraine berates those who indulge in ‘purely tragic pilgrimages to the Western Front’.

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002: Autumn 1981

002: Autumn 1981

Gunners, guns, doughboys and unremembered generals alongside talk of the Butte de Warlencourt ...

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003: Winter 1981

003: Winter 1981

Porton revisited, a cemetery moved, trench weaponry and plans for the 70th Anniversary ...

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004: Spring 1982

004: Spring 1982

This 1st anniversary edition carries an additional 4 pages for articles and veteran member memoirs ...

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005: Summer 1982

005: Summer 1982

Veterans on the Western Front - in their own words: Loos eye-witness account and more ...

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006: Winter 1982:

006: Winter 1982:

German and British veterans recall, in turn, the March 1918 Offensive and the taking of Thiepval. With regular features,…

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007: Spring 1983

007: Spring 1983

John Terraine's WFA Chairman's Address on Generals, trench weaponry and the RFC over Flanders ...

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008: Summer 1983

008: Summer 1983

Regular features, veterans tell their stories and Col Terry Cave writes about the Territorial Infantry Division.

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009: Winter 1983

009: Winter 1983

Veterans return to Ypres and Tyne Cot and others reminisce. With articles on the New Army and Art at the Front.

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010: Spring 1984

010: Spring 1984

WFA founder John Giles resigns through ill-health, John Terraine counters the stereotypical views of the Western Front a…

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011: Summer 1984

011: Summer 1984

Diaries, memoirs and recollections of 1914 by WFA veteran members, alongside commentary from historians: the diary of Si…

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012: Winter 1984

012: Winter 1984

Christmas Greetings from the Honorary President and Chairman, along with memories of Christmas on the Western Front. Inc…

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013: Spring 1985

013: Spring 1985

As well as regular articles a compelling, though vitriolic exchange between the editor, book reviewer, an author and cor…

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014: Summer 1985

014: Summer 1985

A comprehensive Part II on the Indian Army, as well as articles on the German Air Service, on a WFA veteran's experience…

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015: Winter 1985

015: Winter 1985

Discover in this issue many unique photographs of the interior of The War Office during the Great War, as well as regula…

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016: Spring 1986

016: Spring 1986

Cyclists at War, Horses at War as well as member research and articles from historians.

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017: Summer 1986

017: Summer 1986

The Somme behind German lines, an obituary to Sir John Grubb, bayonets, maps and Craven's Past in the Great War.

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018: Winter 1986

018: Winter 1986

The Canadians on the Somme, the Wounded on the Somme, Delville Wood and vignettes of the German Experience on the Somme.…

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019: Spring 1987

019: Spring 1987

The Camera Returns no.1, comparing 'then and now' begins its 30 year run. A pilgrimage to the Western Front, Stretcher b…

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020: Summer 1987

020: Summer 1987

70 years ago, John Terraine's AGM address, Cyclists and an article from Tonie & Valmai Holt.

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021: Winter 1987

021: Winter 1987

The 1937 unveiling of a statue of Haig, tank regiments, Cambrai memoir, trench mapping and more.

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022: Spring 1988

022: Spring 1988

Articles on the Canadian Corps, The Newfoundland Regiment and memoirs 'From Cambrai to the Rhine' and 'A German Soldier'…

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023: Summer 1988

023: Summer 1988

The recall of Sir John French, Lice, Trench Mortars, memoirs and established items like 'The Camera Returns'.

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024: Winter 1988

024: Winter 1988

John Terraine's Presidential Address, the Canadian Army, behind the lines with the Military Police, the Royal Welsh Fusl…

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025: Spring 1989

025: Spring 1989

The Australians at Broodseinde (Ypres), Gary Sheffield reviews 'Kitchener's Army', the Canadian Corps, Hampshire Aircraf…

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026: Summer 1989

026: Summer 1989

John Terraine's Presidential Address on Haig, the Lincolns, the Last VC passes, the Derby Scheme brassards and more.

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027: Winter 1989

027: Winter 1989

'Soldiers of the Great War' on CD hints at the digital revolution to come, the newly refurbished Imperial Museum is revi…

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028: Spring 1990

028: Spring 1990

Articles from veterans, with diaries and detail on the Belgian Army, Sappers, Hurdcott Camp at Salisbury and more.

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029: Summer 1990

029: Summer 1990

John Terraine addresses the myth of Fissell saying of Third Ypres “Did we send men into this?”

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030: Winter 1990

030: Winter 1990

An emphasis on 1918, with other features on prisoners of war, sound ranging, trench foot and the Butte de Warlencourt.

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031: Spring 1991

031: Spring 1991

James Brazier, WFA member no.4 retires as Treasurer after 11 years. Numerous articles, including: German Tanks, Army Sig…

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032: Summer 1991

032: Summer 1991

Mons: The Retreat to Victory by John Terraine and numerous other specialist articles and regular features.

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033: Winter 1991

033: Winter 1991

The Battles of the Somme (part II), the Northern Irish Regiments (the Southern Irish in ST! 32), British POWs and more .…

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034: Spring 1992

034: Spring 1992

Death of The Western Front Association founder John Giles and John Terraine's Presidential Address on Haig.

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035: Summer 1992

035: Summer 1992

The Camera Returns, One Man's War, Behind the Lines, The Home Front and other regular features.

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036: Winter 1992

036: Winter 1992

The Advance into Germany, Signal Companies and the Training Reserve, poison gas and the London Pharmacists Volunteers.

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037: Spring 1993

037: Spring 1993

Passchendaele - the Presidential Address from John Terraine. Also South Africa and the Great war and much more.

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038: Summer 1993

038: Summer 1993

The Organisation of the British army in the Great War, dealing a blow to Western Front Myths, Germans at Ypres and more …

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039: Winter 1993

039: Winter 1993

A new editor at Stand To! Articles include 'Rebels: The Irish Uprising of 1916' and Peter Liddle on 'The Battle of the S…

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040: Spring 1994

040: Spring 1994

John Terraine's presidential address 'The Final Offensive' with other features on the Tank Corps, Court Martials and the…

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041: Summer 1994

041: Summer 1994

Editor Ann Clayton begins her 12 year stint on Stand To! Established features and heavy-weight articles on a myriad of t…

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042: Winter 1994

042: Winter 1994

With regulars such as 'The Camera Returns' and 'War Art' and the continuing scene setting by Col. Terry Cave with 'Army …

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043: April 1995

043: April 1995

Revisiting the Old Front Line with Ian Beckett, Siege Batteries and RFC Squadrons, the Ypres Salient and John Terraine o…

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044: September 1995

044: September 1995

Book reviews, letters to the editor, regular features and specialist articles on Ypres to Cyclists.

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045: January 1996

045: January 1996

The 15th Anniversary of John Terraine as Hon. President of the WFA is marked. Regular features, articles, letters and re…

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046: April 1996

046: April 1996

The Collapse of Imperial Germany. Soldiers Documents in the PRO, Trevor Pidgeon on Tanks and regular items.

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047: September 1996

047: September 1996

John Terraine at 75 on Generals and WW1 Myths, Sir Douglas Haig's Diaries and Despatches and regular features like War A…

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048: January 1997

048: January 1997

The Affair of Nevy, Horace Pippin an African-American on the Western Front, and reviews of John Terraine's 'Facing Armag…

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049: April 1997

049: April 1997

The Geology of the Western Front is a unique insight to the ground fought over. This and regular features and specialist…

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050: September 1997

050: September 1997

Gary Sheffield reviews the new book on Passchendaele by Prior & Wilson, Martin Middlebrook on the Somme Memorial to …

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051: January 1998

051: January 1998

A review by Gary Sheffield of Butchers and Bunglers Revisited by John Laffin Cricket and the Great War Moltke Unsuppor…

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052: April 1998

052: April 1998

Maintaining Regimental Identity Poetry The Canadian Ross Rifle The Grave of Edward Brittain 15 June 1918 Executions …

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053: September 1998

053: September 1998

Chairman Chris Baker John Terraine book of Essays Col. George Bruchmueller - artillery tactics Rev. George S Duncan a…

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054:  January 1999

054: January 1999

The American ‘Royal Engineers’ Hobart’s History of Cambrai Chapters 1-4 Patrol at Villers Carbonnel Long Service Meda…

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055: April 1999

055: April 1999

Hobart's History of Cambrai Chapters 5-7 Stormtroopers and stick grenades Doughboys' Rifle Entente Cordiale at the Ca…

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056: September 1999

056: September 1999

Alexander McClintock - a Kentuckian with the Canadians War Art Hobarts History of Cambrai Chapter 8 The Attack on Mai…

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057: January 2000

057: January 2000

Stand To! Index for Issues 45 Jan 1996 to 57  PRO Online The Orders of St John, 1914-18 The Camera Returns 39 The We…

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058: April 2000

058: April 2000

Sandringham at Suvla Bay L'Ecossais of the 51st (Highland) Division Trench Art Provisioning the BEF The Camera Retur…

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059: September 2000

059: September 2000

Preparation for War. Armies before 1914 WFA website The Story of the Calder Brothers Cpt Williamson Van den Emissen C…

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Stand To 60 January 2001

Stand To 60 January 2001

Web watching Letters of Roger Williams Birdseye 1915-17 War Art All Over by Christmas Mackmdinke Lads 21 March 1918 …

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061: April 2001

061: April 2001

Verdun Robert Loraine  Trench Maps The Camera Returns Poetry Donald S.Bell Wire-Cutting on the Somme The Devil's …

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062: September 2001

062: September 2001

Web Shot at Dawn The Legacy of Verdun - Malcolm Brown An American Nurse in France General Harper at Cambrai The Cam…

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063: January 2002

063: January 2002

First Christmas Calendar The Great War Video Web Watch War Art Thomas Edgar Barrill 26 September 1917 The London Ba…

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064: April 2002

064: April 2002

Idea to place issues of Stand To! on the Web Web Watch British and Dominion Soldiers When New York feared an air atta…

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065: September 2002

065: September 2002

Michael Howard 2nd Battalion DLI Change of object of the Association of the Western Front to 1900-1950 Military Medic…

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066: January 2003

066: January 2003

VADs in the Great War War Art Remembering Brigadier General Lewis Pugh Evans VC The Worst Train Wreck in History The…

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067: April 2003

067: April 2003

London Gazette online Webwatch My Aunt at Mons: Martin Middlebrook NA not PRO Rumours of Germ Warfare Blind Soldier…

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068: September 2003

068: September 2003

Web Watch Bounded Duty and Service Royal Welch Fusiliers  War Art Memories of Paris T P's Journal The Camera Return…

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069: January 2004

069: January 2004

New York Athletic Club Memorial  Pantheon De La Guerre The Leicester Regiment at Armentieres The Camera Returns Lanc…

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070: April 2004

070: April 2004

The Special Reserve The Letters of Lt. Eric King Peter Wells' Sketches War Art The Camera Returns RWF Pte Pateman …

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071: September 2004

071: September 2004

Gold Star Mothers The National Reserve War Art Overseas Reinforcements Poetry Lt. Tom Kettle The Camera Returns S…

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072: January 2005

072: January 2005

19th Hussars Camera Returns Jimmy Carpenter's War Diary British Locomotive Names African-Americans in World War One …

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073: April 2005

073: April 2005

Athletes Haig on Television Trench Diseases John Alfred Watts Wangaratta Edith Wharton Durhams in Italy Pvt Frank…

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074: September 2005

074: September 2005

Haig Great Uncle Ted Philatelic Corner Cecil Memorial Tracking a Tank Pantheon de la Guerre Major-General…

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075: January 2006

075: January 2006

John Terraine and Television History Territorial Force Nursing Service Beaumont Hamel Asylum War Hospital Scheme Gar…

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076: April 2006

076: April 2006

Salvation Army At War Venereal Disease 22nd French Canadian Battalion Atrocities Leadership Army Pay Corps Girls M…

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077: September 2006

077: September 2006

Malaria : Dr David Payne  Caius College  Dardanelles  Pioneers Light Railway Engineers  2/ Royal Dublin Fusiliers …

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078: January 2007

078: January 2007

British Divisional Christmas Cards 1914-1918 : Andrew Brooks  Mobilising the BEF 1914 Ex-Services Welfare Society Tre…

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079: April 2007

079: April 2007

General Hunter-Weston Ottomans at Gallipoli : Dr David Payne  Chaplain on the Somme : Linda Parker  The Battle for Hi…

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080: September 2007

080: September 2007

Jon Cooksey : Editor Stand To! The Moroccan Brigade on the Marne John Sayer VC Pals Battalions Revisited War Art : D…

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081: January 2008

081: January 2008

The Seabrook Brothers - The Tragedy of an Australian Family - Passchendaele 1917 Chain of Command on the Western Fro…

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082: April/May 2008

082: April/May 2008

Brothers in Arms: The 27th and 30th American Division on the Western Front with the British Army and the Breaking of the…

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083: August/September 2008

083: August/September 2008

Eton's Generals Old Contemptibles The WFA – a helping hand across the globe The Australian Tunnelling Companies and '…

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084: December 2008/January 2009

084: December 2008/January 2009

Communication Lines Princess Patricia's Pals The Letters of Frank Richards DCM MM to Robert Graves Captain Goffre Wa…

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085: April/May 2009

085: April/May 2009

Communication Lines Ghosts on the Somme. New Techniques in the Analysis of Documentary Film The Letters of Frank Richa…

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086: August/September 2009

086: August/September 2009

Communication Lines Private Harry Bowring and 'The Hampshire Cross' British Reactions to German Zeppelin Raids in the …

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087: December 2009/January 2010

087: December 2009/January 2010

Communication Lines Black POWs Behind the Lines: The Story of the Iron Twelve The Beauly Lads at Neuve Chapelle a…

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088: April/May 2010

088: April/May 2010

Communications Lines British West Indies Regiments The Devonshires Behind the Lines: The Story of the Iron Twelve…

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089: August/September 2010

089: August/September 2010

Communications Lines  The Southern Tip of the Western Front 1914-1918 - The Terminus of the 'Underground Railway' Ooste…

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090: December 2010/January 2011

090: December 2010/January 2011

Communication Lines Private 'X' and the Immortal Eighty of Festubert The Aristocrats' Cemetery at Zillebeke The Adven…

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091: April/May 2011

091: April/May 2011

Communication Lines 1/1st Cambridgeshire Battalion's Raids on the Ancre, 16-17 September 1916 David Alfred Ayles: An E…

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092: August/September 2011

092: August/September 2011

Communication Lines Landsknechte vs Sportsmen Operation Kirschbüte - Seicheprey 20 April 1918 The BEF in the Great Wa…

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093: December 2011/January 2012

093: December 2011/January 2012

Communications Lines The Death and Reburial of Major C E Sutcliffe Learning Curves on the Western Front The Camera Re…

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094: May 2012

094: May 2012

Communication Lines The 4th Cameron Highlanders at Festubert, 16-18 May 1915 From Snitterfield to Festubert via Britis…

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095: September 2012

095: September 2012

Communication Lines Rosslyn Park - A Rugby Club at War The Camera Returns Dummy Tanks The Diary of Major Swindell A…

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096: January 2013

096: January 2013

Communications Lines Conspicuous Bravery at Fromelles Brigadier General R H Husey Loos to St. Eloi Saxon 123 Infantri…

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097: May 2013

097: May 2013

Communication Lines I ANZAC Corps and the German Raid on the Bidoux Salient, May 1916 Carrier Pigeons Hauptmann Willy…

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098: September 2013

098: September 2013

Communication Lines Unknown Soldiers - a 1918 Draft Vimy Ridge National Historic Site of Canada - A Self-Guided Tour …

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099: January 2014

099: January 2014

Communication Lines Explosions at Achicourt Gloucester Rugby Clubs in the First World War  Supplies Maps Vimy Subwa…

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