Project ALIAS - the largest collaborative project in the history of The Western Front Association

Project ALIAS - the largest collaborative project in the history of The Western Front…

Project ALIAS - the largest collaborative project in the history of The Western Front Association This article pre-supp…

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George Peachment: one of the youngest recipients of the Victoria Cross

George Peachment: one of the youngest recipients of the Victoria Cross

George Peachment was, when he enlisted, not much different from many other young volunteers in that he lied about his ag…

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How the Pension Cards and Ledgers inter-connect

How the Pension Cards and Ledgers inter-connect

The recent publication of well over a million extra Pension Card from the 'Widows and Dependents' series has been detail…

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The War at Sea in Home Waters

The War at Sea in Home Waters

The war at sea was wide ranging from engaging with the German High Seas Fleet when it put to sea to maintaining the supp…

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Pension Cards made available for 'Widows and Dependents of Other Ranks Died'

Pension Cards made available for 'Widows and Dependents of Other Ranks Died'

Members of The Western Front Association will be delighted to learn that another massive release of Pension Record Cards…

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The Camera Returns (13) Mailly Maillet by Bob Grundy and Steve Wall

The Camera Returns (13) Mailly Maillet by Bob Grundy and Steve Wall

[This article first appeared in Stand To! No.31 Spring 1991. Members of The Western Front Association received this maga…

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One Man’s War - with the Chinese Labour Corps France 1918 by Norman Mellor

One Man’s War - with the Chinese Labour Corps France 1918 by Norman Mellor

[This article first appeared in Stand To No. 29 Summer 1990. Members receive three copies of Stand To each year and have…

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Wyndham Lewis The War Writer 'The Bull Run' by Robert Edward Murray

Wyndham Lewis The War Writer 'The Bull Run' by Robert Edward Murray

[This article first appeared in Stand To! No. 31. Spring 1991. Stand To is sent to all members three times a year and th…

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The Camera Returns (19) Chinese Labour Corps, Noyelles-Sur-Mer by Bob Grundy and Steve Wall

The Camera Returns (19) Chinese Labour Corps, Noyelles-Sur-Mer by Bob Grundy and Stev…

[This article first appeared in Stand To ! No.36 Winter 1992. The authors, Bob Grundy and Steve Wall have since complete…

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Gunner Mustill and the hair dressing salon at Arras

Gunner Mustill and the hair dressing salon at Arras

Although the Great War is now more than 100 years ago, sometimes signs of the conflict can be observed in unexpected way…

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A youth of radiant promise

A youth of radiant promise

On 30 August 1917, Francis McLaren, Liberal MP for Spalding, was killed in a flying accident while training with the Roy…

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Accidentally killed by one of his own...

Accidentally killed by one of his own...

It won't be a surprise to anyone to know that patrols could be dangerous. We have heard recently about 'Patrolling' in a…

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