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'1917' - using the Pension Records to track down the characters in the film (if they'd been real!)


The new film '1917' by Sam Mendes is about to be released in the UK (and has already been released in the USA). It has been widely acclaimed for its authenticity, and the cinematography. But what does it tell us about the men who took part? We can learn very little from the film about the men - our ancestors - who served in the war, but this does …