Fields of War: Fifty Key Battlefields in France and Belgium

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The Armistice came on 11th November 1918. Nearly nine million men and women are included in the database, which is comprised of materials from the War Department Adjutant General’s Office. The most alarming statistics are those on mental illness related to the hundreds of thousands of veterans of the two wars who have left the military and sought to reintegrate into civilian life. The city of Luxembourg served as headquarters for General George S.

Pages: 467

Publisher: French Battlefields (April 9, 2009)

ISBN: 0982367708

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12 Division Headquarters, Branches and Services Commander Royal Artillery: 1 January 1918 - 31 May 1919 (First World War, War Diary, Wo95/1833)

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27 DIVISION Divisional Troops Divisional Ammunition Column : 21 December 1914 - 1 January 1916 (First World War, War Diary, WO95/2257/7)

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3 DIVISION Divisional Troops Royal Army Medical Corps 8 Field Ambulance : 5 August 1914 - 28 May 1919 (First World War, War Diary, WO95/1407/2)

One young man: The simple and true story of a clerk who enlisted in 1914, who fought on the western front for nearly two years, was severely wounded ... Somme, and is now on his way back to his desk

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Major and Mrs.Holt's Battle Map of the Ypres Salient

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