The British Army in World War I (1): The Western Front

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Nearly 2 million people volunteered for Civil Defence duties during WWII, which ranged from Air Raid Protection wardens to first aid and fire watching. German New Guinea, with inset of Rabaul (Corbett, Vol 1, pp286) 14th - Action between British armed merchant cruiser "Carmania" and German armed merchant cruiser "Cap Trafalgar" (left) in the South Atlantic: latter sunk. ( link to British despatch, awards and casualties) 19th - Cattaro bombarded by French squadron. 17th - British Naval Mission leaves Turkey. 17th - Admiral Souchon, Imperial German navy, assumes control of Turkish navy. 20th - H.

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Publisher: Osprey Publishing (September 25, 2003)

ISBN: 1841763993

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