The Battle Against Venereal Disease in Wartime Britain (1914-1918)

The Battle Against Venereal Disease in Wartime Britain (1914-1918)

The Battle Against Venereal Disease in Wartime Britain (1914-1918) by Emily Payne (This articles first appears in Stand…

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The Influenza Epidemic of 1918

The Influenza Epidemic of 1918

The Influenza Epidemic of 1918 by Dr. David Payne, PhD EurProBiol CBiol MIBiol History records several great pandemics …

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Corporal. F. G. Head - A Lion and a Lamb

Corporal. F. G. Head - A Lion and a Lamb

A few years ago I undertook to research some family history with regard to my grandfather and his role in The Great War.…

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Dame Janet Stancomb-Wills : The Clifftop Amazon

Dame Janet Stancomb-Wills : The Clifftop Amazon

Following the early death of her father, Janet Stancomb and her sister were adopted by their uncle, Sir William Henry Wi…

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The Thing Called 'Armistice' by A S Taylor

The Thing Called 'Armistice' by A S Taylor

(This article first appears in Stand To! No. 74 September 2005 pp 51-52) Stand To! 72 had just arrived, and as I sat in…

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When did Armistice Day Become Remembrance Sunday ?

When did Armistice Day Become Remembrance Sunday ?

When did Armistice Day Become Remembrance Sunday ? by J P Lethbridge (This article first appeared in Stand To! No. 70 …

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The Armistice at Home and Abroad

The Armistice at Home and Abroad

The Armistice at Home and Abroad Armistice Day’s rejoicing spread throughout Britain at remarkable speed as the simpl…

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The Armistice and Afterwards: Extracts from the Diaries of QMS Edgar Wignall RAMC

The Armistice and Afterwards: Extracts from the Diaries of QMS Edgar Wignall RAMC

The Armistice and Afterwards: Extracts from the Diaries of QMS Edgar Wignall RAMC by Clive R Harrison (This article fir…

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A Memoir of the Final Advance 1918

A Memoir of the Final Advance 1918

A Memoir of the Final Advance 1918 by Sergeant W G Sweet, 2nd Monmouthshire edited by Barry Johnson (This article first…

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Captain Horace Coomber

Captain Horace Coomber

Captain Horace Coomber By Gareth Morgan    This article first appeared in the Australian Society of WWI Aero Histor…

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Haig and the Cavalry

Haig and the Cavalry

By Bob Bushaway Reproduced with the permission of the 'Journal of the Centre for First World War Studies'.   Why are …

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The First Tanks at Elveden by David Fletcher

The First Tanks at Elveden by David Fletcher

Tank No. 713, another male, built by the Oldbury Railway Wagon and Carriage Company seen here at Elveden …

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