Editorial Notes

Home Front (7) The New Armies

Relearning the Lessons. John Terraine's 1984 5th Annual WFA Address

I Did It My Way by Harry Fellows: 12/Northumberland Fusiliers (62nd Brigade, 21st Division)

Veterans at the Thiepval Memorial Service, 1 July 1984

Emil & Franz: German Air Services Pilot and Observer by Richard Baumgartner

  • German Air Service (Luftstreitkrafte)
  • Hauptmann Wolfgang Zorer
  • Vizefeldwebel Josef Schleiffer

The Indian Army Corps by Colonel Terry Cave, CBE (photos/postcards P T Stott)

  • Lahore Division
  • 15th Ludhiana Sikhs
  • Gurkha Rifles
  • Indian Muleteers

Captain R B Hodson. A Record of Service by Anthony Spagnoly

  • The Somme 1916
  • Ypres Salient 1916-1917
  • Third Battle of Ypres 1917
  • The Battle of Menin Road

The View from GHQ. The Fourth Part of the Diary of General Sir Charles Deedes, KCB, CMG, DSO edited, with notes, by Peter T. Stott

Second Ypres - 70th Anniversary by Fred Gaffen


  • No.8 Casualty Clearing Station (Second Army)
  • Lieutenant J W NcNee, in charge of Mobile Laboratory No. 3

Field Punishment. Some Correspondence and Notes

Garrison Library (First World War books reviewed)

  • John Masefield's Letters from the Front 1915-1917 by John Masefield
  • Britain, America and the Sinews of War 1914-1919 by Kathleen Burk
  • The Scaremongers. The Advocacy of War and Rearmament 1896-1914 by A J A Morris
  • Behind the Lines. East London Labour 1914-1919 by Julia Bush 
  • 1918. The Last Act by Barrie Pit
  • The First World War 1914-1918 by John Terraine
  • British Divisions in the Great War by Robin Spaight

Communication Lines (Letters to the Editor)

WFA Poets

Intelligence Summary. Roll of Honour - deaths of veteran members

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